10 Irish Songs You Need to Know
Listen to these Irish songs before going to Ireland! Irish music expert John McKiernan lays out his very favourite tradtional and modern music from Ireland.
The Tuath(a) Dé Danann (people(s)/tribe(s) of the goddess Danu), also known by the earlier name Tuath Dé (tribe of the gods), are a race of supernaturally-gifted people in Irish mythology. They are thought to represent the main deities of pre-Christian Gaelic Ireland.
The Ancient Trees of Ireland - Satmya
For the Celts, trees were considered to be gods, the ancient ancestors of mankind and elder beings of wisdom. They were a connection to the world of the spirits and a doorway into the 'Otherworld'. They gave shelter and protection, provided sustenance and were a source of healing and medicine.
Cailleach Art Print
The hag of winter; the grandmother who is one part hurricane and one part gentle fire. She makes her home deep within Ben Nevis in the Highlands of Scotland, and every year she washes her soiled plaid in the swirling icewater of the Corryvreckan whirlpool. She is the found in the frosted windows, the frozen puddles, the icy mountainside. Her every breath is frost, every winter storm her blessing. Goddess of Deer, Lady of Winter, Mother of winter magic…
The Irish Pub: 20+ Awesome Tips for Enjoying the Craic • Wander Your Way
Oh, the Irish pub. It’s one of those iconic places that’s on everyone’s list as they travel to Ireland. And no trip to Ireland is complete without a visit.
101 Phrases You Need To Know: An essential guide to Irish lingo, slang and pub talk
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