Resources and Links
Celebrating the never ending unfolding cycle of Seasons requires that we look at all aspects of what and how humans, natural world, supernatural world, planet and universe play out and weave time and space.
Many have recorded their thoughts, theories, facts and fictions which provide a great resource for us all. Thanks to them all for sharing their wisdom.
- Fabulous archive of the Tara Celebrations seasonal celebrations - www.archive.taracelebrations.org
- Our Pinterest Boards include information on all eight festivals, on meditation, the elements, craftwork, symbolism and seasonal food and drink https://www.pinterest.co.uk/Ta...
- Irish Archaeology website has sections on Sites, Castles & Forts, Folklore and a Shop. Irish Archaeology.ie - Folklore
- Useful website on all things time - www.timeanddate.com
- Great web site on the folklore and traditions of Irish plants and animals http://irishhedgerows.weebly.c...
- Anthony Murphy posts all his wonderful research and information on the Boyne Valley heritage sites athttps://mythicalireland.com/ancient-sites/solstice-at-sid-in-broga-words-and-images-from-newgrange/ and we highly recommend you visit there, as well as Google search for all the latest academic views on this intriguing area.
- Great moving image of our spiraling solar system - https://media0.giphy.com/media/d1zp7XeNrzpWo/giphy.gif?cid=3640f6095c0468dc72337a46369e79ce
- A great blog on holy wells in Ireland http://irelandsholywells.blogspot.com/
- A fabulous resource on ancient pilgrimage in medieval Ireland https://pilgrimagemedievalireland.com/
- The" Book of Kells" on line.....just wow.....https://digitalcollections.tcd.ie/home/index.php?DRIS_ID=MS58_003v
- For finding ancient or sacred sites use this feature from the National Monuments Service which is like the google maps but with monuments. On the home page click on the link entitled "Archaeological Survey Database" to the lower left of the page https://www.archaeology.ie/
- Global Consciousness Project - Meaningful Correlations in Random Data - Coherent consciousness creates order in the world. Subtle interactions link us with each other and the Earth http://noosphere.princeton.edu...
Tlachtga: Celtic Fire Festival by John Gilroy.
Published by Pikefield Publications, 9 Hazelwood Court, Glanmire, Co. Cork in October 2000. Written by a local man, this relates to the history, legends and all things Tlachtga. Focussed on this Goddess at the Hill of Ward, nr. Athboy, Co. Meath and the Samhain Celebrations.
The origin and history of Irish names of places by P.W. Joyce 1827-1914.
Published in 1910 and available on line at https://archive.org/details/or... this is a definitive work.
Emma Stevens, a Nova Scotian girl from Eskasoni, singing a gorgeous version of the Beatles' Blackbird in Mi'kmaq.
Mari Boine Persen - Vuoi Vuoi Mu
Imaginal Cells - Deepak Chopra
A reflection on Samhain by Tim Walter, Dowser and Geomancer
The Silver Branch
A film made in the Burren exploring the connection of a local man to the land and the relationship he has with nature. It is a bucket list film in one of the most exquisite landscapes on the planet.
Toisc gur Éireannaigh muid, báisteach ann go deo, is meascán de shean agus nua é agus is spraoi é!
Because we are Irish, it rains for ever, its a blend of old and new and its FUN!