Posts Tagged ‘ Druids ’

My Goddess Spirituality Part II

Sep 14th, 2018 | By

One great thing about living where I do is the multitude of Bronze and Iron Age hill forts scattered across Dorset like Maiden Castle and Badbury rings, Hambledon and Hod Hills to the east and Eggerdon Hillfort to the west. These were the fortresses of the Celtic people that arrived on our shores around 700BC

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Old Gods New Druids – an excerpt

Aug 17th, 2018 | By

Old Gods, New Druids, by Robin Herne, offers a series of twenty humorous and informative lessons that can be used for group or solitary study and is ideal for people interested in Druidry and the Pagan spirituality of ancient Britain and Ireland. Here’s an excerpt: The word Druid conjures up all sorts of images. For

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A Legacy of Druids Excerpt

Feb 27th, 2018 | By

In this excerpt from A Legacy of Druids, Ellen Evert Hopman talks a bit about her background in Druidry and her purpose in collecting interviews with Druids from around the world. “The Druid path honors the spirits of nature and I have been passionate in my defense of the natural world as well. I have

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Angela Paine – author insights

Mar 9th, 2017 | By

When did you realise you wanted to write? When I was living in the Golden Valley, on the borders of Wales, I began studying and growing Celtic medicinal plants. Gradually I began to teach a small group of students, then to run workshops on Celtic herbs. My students frequently asked whether there were any books

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Old Gods New Druids

Feb 17th, 2017 | By

An excerpt from Robin Herne’s excellent book, Old Gods New Druids. We cannot discuss the Druids without also exploring the Celts themselves. Who were these tribal peoples who have captured the imaginations of so many people today? A widely held theory, favoured by historians like Dr Anne Ross, holds that, at some point in the

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Inside A Legacy of Druids

Oct 27th, 2016 | By

  A Legacy of Druids is a book of historical conversations with Druid leaders of Britain, the USA and Canada, past and present. The book is ordered into sections based on the kind of Druidry the interviewees were discussing. It’s an impressive list of contributors, to say the least. Druidry of the Spirit offers insights

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New for October – Zen for Druids

Oct 7th, 2016 | By

Zen for Druids by Joanna Van Der Hoeven A Further Guide to Integration, Compassion and Harmony with Nature Where Zen Buddhism and Druidry meet, to create a holistic way of life. The teachings of Zen Buddhism combined with the earth-based tradition of Druidry can create a holistic way of life that is deeply integrated with

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The many flavours of Druidry

Sep 11th, 2016 | By

We have a great many Druid titles at Moon Books reflecting something of the breadth and diversity of modern Druidry. Here’s a selection to give you a flavour. For beginners, we recommend Robin Herne’s Old Gods New Druids and Graeme Talboys The Druid Way Made Easy. For the Urban Druid, there’s Brendan Howlin’s Handbook of

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New for April – A Legacy of Druids

Apr 5th, 2016 | By

A book of conversations with prominent Druids from across Britain, the USA and other countries whose voices describe the basic beliefs, practices and struggles of the emerging Druid faith. Conducted in person and online in the late 20th century, these collected conversations provide a historic window into the movers and shakers of the modern Druid

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New Druid Magazine

Jun 16th, 2015 | By

We’re delighted to pass on the news that a new Druid magazine has launched in America.  The magazine is available as a pdf from the website. You can also find them on Facebook  and twitter. “Druid Magazine, the new OBOD member publication for the Americas, will cover topics of interest to our American Druid community.” For

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