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magic arts in Celtic Britain

Lewis Spence

magic arts in Celtic Britain

by Lewis Spence

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Published by Rider & co. in London, New York [etc.] .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Great Britain.
    • Subjects:
    • Celts -- Religion.,
    • Magic, Celtic.,
    • Magic -- Great Britain.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby Lewis Spence. With thirteen illustrations.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsBL900 .S57
      The Physical Object
      Pagination2 p. l., iii-ix, 11-198 p.
      Number of Pages198
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6497967M
      LC Control Number46004741
      OCLC/WorldCa185009

      Phase: Waning Crescent Illumination: 21% Moon Age: days Moon Angle: Moon Distance: , km Sun Angle: Sun Distance: ,, km. Scant records remain of the ancient Celtic religion, beyond some 11th- and 12th-century written material from the Irish Celts and the great Welsh document Mabinongion. This classic study by a distinguished scholar, first published in , builds not only upon the valuable hints supplied by the surviving texts but also upon the still-extant folk customs derived from the rituals of the old .

      DJ Conway in her book Celtic Magic explains that the Celts were not only inhabitants of Wales Ireland and Scotland, as is commonly thought, but resided in much of Western Europe. They were a strongly spiritual, artistic and creative people, with a distinctive artwork, orginal alphabet (the Ogham) and a deep respect for faeries, elves, pixies.   To that end, in this article, we have mainly focused on the ancient Celtic gods and goddesses of Ireland and Gaul, with the former having its distinct mythical narrative preserved in part by medieval Irish literature. So, without further ado, let us take a gander at 15 ancient Celtic gods and goddesses you should know about.

      The Broighter Gold Torc (Close-up) 1st Century BCE. An icon of Celtic-style goldsmithing. Celtic Art in Britain & Ireland. Britain and Ireland did not participate in the genesis of Celtic art; indeed, it is not clear whether at that time they were even occupied by people speaking Celtic languages.A strong insular tradition lay outside the main-stream of West European development, and it is. Some consider the Sluagh to also carry with them the souls of innocent people who were kidnapped by these destructive spirits. Lewis Spence writes in 'The Magic Arts in Celtic Britain': [1] "In the Western Isles of Scotland the Sluagh, or fairy host, was regarded as composed of the souls of the dead flying through the air, and the feast of the.


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