Pagan Portals Brigid: Meeting the Celtic Goddess of Poetry, Forge, and Healing Well
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Author: Morgan Daimler Publisher: John Hunt Publishing (2016) ISBN-13: 9781785353208 Condition: As new Binding: Softcover Pages: 89 Dimensions: 21.6 x 14 x 0.7 cm
Weight: 0.1 kg
Pagan Portals - Brigid is a basic introduction to the Goddess Brigid focusing on her history and myth as well as her modern devotion and worship. Primarily looking at the Irish Goddess but including a discussion of her Pan-Celtic appearances, particularly in Scotland. Her different appearances in mythology are discussed along with the conflation of the pagan Goddess with Catholic saint. Modern methods for neopagans to connect to and honor this popular Goddess include offerings and meditation, and personal anecdotes from the author's experiences are included as well.
Who was Brigid to the pre-Christian pagans? Who is she today to neopagans? How do we re-weave the threads of the old pagan Goddess and the new? Learn about Brigid's myths among the pagan Irish, the stories of Bride in Scotland, and the way that people today are finding and honoring this powerful and important deity to find the answer.