Early medieval Germany was comprised of independent city-states. Their only unifying factor was a set of cultural and linguistic practices. So, in regards to the German contribution of Arthurian ideas, it is Perceval, the Holy Grail, and the Tristen legend which receive the most attention by German authors. 347 more words
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By Annie Dieu-Le-Veut
I hope you like the beautiful wrought gilded chalice gracing the cover of my new book The Grail Mysteries as much as I do. 1,222 more words
Have you ever really listened to the "Story of the Fisher King"? This 2 minute clip may contain the secret of life.
Kindness may be the grail. . .
Note: I hadn’t consciously thought of the Story of the Fisher King at all when I was writing some of the fictional pieces that appear on this blog. 77 more words
In 1539 the Knight Templars of Malta, paid tribute to Charles V of Spain, by sending him a Golden Falcon encrusted from beak to claw with rarest jewels – but pirates seized the galley carrying this priceless token and the fate of the Maltese Falcon remains a mystery to this day – 64 more words
In the opening scene of MONTY PYTHON AND THE HOLY GRAIL, King Arthur and his Knights of Camelot find themselves at the gates of a French castle. 515 more words