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Celtic Mythology <ul><li>Tiffany Earley </li></ul>
Culture <ul><li>Fair and Noble </li></ul><ul><li>Savage in battle </li></ul><ul><li>Verbal </li></ul><ul><li>Ireland and W...
Structure <ul><li>Sea and land </li></ul><ul><li>White mare of sea foam </li></ul><ul><li>Tree grew </li></ul><ul><li>Mare...
Gods/Goddesses <ul><li>Aine- Goddess of love and fertility. Had control over community, crops and animals. Vowed never to ...
Gods/Goddesses <ul><li>Aonghus- God of love, very handsome </li></ul><ul><li>Balor- One eyed god of death </li></ul><ul><l...
Gods/Goddesses <ul><li>Brighid- Main mother goddess, triple goddess. Represented by 19 priestesses  </li></ul><ul><li>Lugh...
Bibliography <ul><li>Celtic Creation Myth . 9 December 2008.    http://mysticwicks.com/showthread.php?p=3428114>							 “C...
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Celtic Mythology

  1. 1. Celtic Mythology <ul><li>Tiffany Earley </li></ul>
  2. 2. Culture <ul><li>Fair and Noble </li></ul><ul><li>Savage in battle </li></ul><ul><li>Verbal </li></ul><ul><li>Ireland and Wales </li></ul><ul><li>mid 5 th Century </li></ul>
  3. 3. Structure <ul><li>Sea and land </li></ul><ul><li>White mare of sea foam </li></ul><ul><li>Tree grew </li></ul><ul><li>Mare eats trees seeds=a god born </li></ul><ul><li>Bark from tree makes the rest of the world </li></ul>
  4. 4. Gods/Goddesses <ul><li>Aine- Goddess of love and fertility. Had control over community, crops and animals. Vowed never to sleep with a man of grey hair </li></ul><ul><li>Airmid- Goddess of witchcraft and herbal lore </li></ul><ul><li>Anu- Mother goddess associated with fertility ancestor of all gods patroness of spring </li></ul>
  5. 5. Gods/Goddesses <ul><li>Aonghus- God of love, very handsome </li></ul><ul><li>Balor- One eyed god of death </li></ul><ul><li>Boann- Irish water and fertility goddess </li></ul><ul><li>Bres-Brief unusual leader of Tuatha De Dannan </li></ul>
  6. 6. Gods/Goddesses <ul><li>Brighid- Main mother goddess, triple goddess. Represented by 19 priestesses </li></ul><ul><li>Lugh-Inventive and clever best known as god of light </li></ul><ul><li>Mldlr- One of the many leaders of th e Tuatha De Dannan </li></ul>
  7. 7. Bibliography <ul><li>Celtic Creation Myth . 9 December 2008. http://mysticwicks.com/showthread.php?p=3428114> “Celtic Mythology.” Timeless Myths. Bladesmaster. 1 June 2003. 9 December 2008. <http://timelessmyths.com/celtic Burke, Nikki. “Celtic Mythology and Legends.” Gods, Heroes, and Myth. 2000-2008. 8 December 2008. <http://www.gods-heroes- myth.com/cmain.html> </li></ul>

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