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Ogham: Nion

Nion, il Frassino


Il frassino appartiene alla famiglia delle Oleacee che comprende più di 500 specie.

Alcuni esemplari sono noti per aver raggiunto i 200 metri d’altezza, il che rende il frassino uno degli alberi più grandi della natura. 1,008 more words


Lughnassadh 2016

Ovate: Vicky

Method: Ogham

Have Our Offerings Been Accepted? Gorse – Blazing Light, the Light of Strength, the Light of Passion, the Light of the Sun, Treasures to be Held Dear to the Heart: yes, our offerings have been accepted. 42 more words


Why ancient tree knowledge in Ireland matters today: Blackstairs Ecotrails film and Ogham tree-teaching stone

Today, Ireland only has remnants of its ancient forests and has one of the lowest levels of tree cover in Europe. While afforestation is promoted with plantations of conifers and native trees (tree cover across Ireland is around 12%) there is value in considering how ancient forests were once regarded. 818 more words



At Druid Camp, everyone at the opening ritual was given a gift of an Ogham few, cut from the wood of one of the Ogham trees and inscribed with its corresponding symbol. 487 more words


Close Encounters around Clonakilty

Four wells beckoned in the backhills around Clonakilty. Enlisting the help of my pal Finola of Roaringwater Journal fame, an expert navigator thankfully, we set off to explore, the day being bright and beautiful. 1,460 more words


Druid Camp...it was In-Tents!

Sorry about the bad pun, but I couldn’t resist!

For the past five days, I have been in a field in the middle of nowhere (actually a lovely spot overlooking the River Severn) with about 300 Druids for… 806 more words


Going west – Nevern church

St Brynach’s church at Nevern stands right on the bank of the little river Caman. The old tower, the only part of the old Norman church still surviving unchanged, is within feet of the water that sparkles beside a narrow footpath. 255 more words