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Medb of Cruachan, & feminist musings

I take the time now to excerpt some things from Thomas Kinsella’s translation of the Táin.  Medb leaps of the page and makes me think about myself.  634 more words

Medb, Celtic Sovereignty Goddess

Medb, Celtic Sovereignty Goddess of Connacht, the wilderness in the Irish west, ruled war, fertility and the earth. A man became king of Connacht only by participating in a ritual of intoxication and entering into sacred marriage with Medb at Connacht’s mystical center, Tara. 293 more words

The Goddess

Medb, Celtic Sovereignty Goddess of War and Fertility

Medb, Celtic Sovereignty Goddess of Connacht, the wilderness in the Irish west, ruled war, fertility and the earth. A man became king of Connacht only by participating in a ritual of intoxication and entering into sacred marriage with Medb at Connacht’s mystical center, Tara. 947 more words

Goddess

Oweynagcat cave,County Roscommon , Into the Underworld.


Oweynagat caves, County Roscommon
Landscape Photography Nigel Borrington

Oweynagat Cave

Oweynagat or the ‘Cave of Cats’ has to be one of the more unusual and unique sites in Ireland. 422 more words

Landscape