The Gods of the Celts

The Gods of the Celts


This attention-grabbing evaluate of Celts and their faith covers all features of the gods, ritual customs, cult-objects, and sacred locations of the traditional Celtic peoples
 
Covering 500 BC to advert four hundred, and embracing the complete of the Celtic global from eire to Australia, this profitable evaluation of the facts for Celtic religions, ideals, and practices uses smooth scholarship to carry an vague, yet desirable a part of eu background to existence. First, this it introduces the Celts and the proof they've got left at the back of, and locations them of their geographical and chronological context. It then covers the numerous cults of the sunlight and the sky; the mother-goddesses and fertility; conflict, loss of life and the underworld; water gods and healers; animals and animism; and symbolism and imagery. 

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