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Carnyx: A Wind Instrument of the Iron Age Celts

By |2019-09-17T04:25:48+03:00September 17th, 2019|Categories: Knowledge, Music|Tags: , , , , |

The carnyx was a wind instrument of the Iron Age Celts, used between c. 200 BC and c. AD 200. Carnyx was a type of bronze trumpet with an elongated S shape, held so that the long straight central portion was vertical and the short [...]

The Meaning Behind the Triskelion Symbol

By |2019-01-10T03:41:45+03:00October 31st, 2018|Categories: Culture, Knowledge|Tags: , , , , , , , |

A triskelion or triskele is a motif consisting of a triple spiral exhibiting rotational symmetry. The spiral design can be based on interlocking Archimedean spirals, or represent three bent human legs. A triskelion is a traditional symbol of Sicily, where it is called Trinacria; the [...]

Triquetra Symbol – The Power of Three

By |2018-10-23T22:03:25+03:00October 23rd, 2018|Categories: Culture, Knowledge|Tags: , , , , , , , |

Triquetra denotes a particular complicated shape formed of three vesicae piscis, sometimes with an added circle in or around the three lobes. Also known as a "trinity knot" when parallel doubled-lines are in the graph, the design is used as a religious symbol adapted from [...]

A Brief History of a Druid

By |2018-10-23T23:12:19+03:00June 29th, 2017|Categories: Culture, Spirituality|Tags: , , , , , , |

The lineage of the Druid spiritual tradition can be traced across many thousands of years of time. We see the first evidence of spiritual practice in Europe 25,000 years ago - when candidates for initiation would crawl into caves, such as the Pinhole caves in [...]