Ataegina – The Mother of Rebirth — Whispers of Yggdrasil

Today we shall talk about the Celto-Iberian goddess Ataegina, Mother of Rebirth and Lady of the Underworld. Hope you enjoy today’s video! Cheers! Bibliography by the end of this video. Special Intro – 00:00 Introduction – 02:18 Places of Cult – 04:15 The Horned Goddess – 09:30 Ataegina-Proserpina – 12:02 Centre of Cult – 17:07 […]

Ataegina – The Mother of Rebirth — Whispers of Yggdrasil

What do we truly know about the Druids? — Whispers of Yggdrasil

What do we truly know about the Druids? The information about them comes in two forms: either practically nothing, or so much fantasy that leaves us with more questions than actual answers. So let’s take a look at the sources concerning Druids and what do they say about them. Bibliography by the end of this […]

What do we truly know about the Druids? — Whispers of Yggdrasil

Galatis Carnutiacos — The Carnutian Nemeton

The Carnutes were a powerful tribe that sat in the heart of Gaul (France) and occupied an extensive territory between the Sequana (Seine) and Liger (Lorie) Rivers. The map shows the estimated boundary of the territory of the carnutes. THE NAME The name of Carnutes would be framed by a Celtic *karno : irish *carn, […]

Galatis Carnutiacos — The Carnutian Nemeton

Head cutters

Friday, 9 April 2021

Celts, „When their enemies fall, cut off their heads and fasten them about the necks of their horses….“ (Diodorus Siculus). A mounted Celtic warrior with what is interpreted as a decapitated head suspended from the neck of his horse. From Entremont (oppidum) France.

In case you are in doubt that this could be a severed head, have a look at this. One of the Celtic warrior statues from Entremont oppidium southeastern France. The warrior is sitting in a lotus position, with the cut off heads of his enemies on his laps. Reconstructed from fragments…

The head of a deceased person placed under a hand (of a seated hero?). The position of the head on the knee of a warrior almost certainly indicates it was one of the trophies accumulated during his life…From official Entremont site..

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Celicnon Sucellî — The Carnutian Nemeton

(Hall of Sucellos) Sucellos MY THOUGHTS These are my reasons why I feel that Sucellos is a creator/father god and a polyfunctional god. I go into many things, and many more will be added in time as I become closer with Sucellos. This is not about my personal relationship with him. that will be in […]

Celicnon Sucellî — The Carnutian Nemeton

Animism and the Living World of the Ancient Celts — Under the influence!

Image by DarkmoonArt_de from Pixabay This article was first published January 14, 2021 on FolkloreThursday.com as Animism and the Living World of the Ancient Celts by zteve t evans Belief System The ancient Celts were believed to practice a form of animism in their religion and belief system that provided a meaningful way for them […]

Animism and the Living World of the Ancient Celts — Under the influence!

Welsh Celtic Lore: The Adar Rhiannon – The Singing Birds of Rhiannon — Under the influence!

„And for my last night Bring to me the Birds of Rhiannon. The ones that wake the dead, the ones that put the living to sleep,”

Welsh Celtic Lore: The Adar Rhiannon – The Singing Birds of Rhiannon — Under the influence!

Roberta’s Celtic Corner: The druids of Anglesey — Roberta Franklin

Here’s another story from Celtic Britain, dear friends – from the very place my darling Ian and me are going to move to as soon as this pandemic is over: Anglesey. This beautiful island in the Irish Sea has got a very long history – you literally tread on it with almost every step you […]

Roberta’s Celtic Corner: The druids of Anglesey — Roberta Franklin