Danu is the great mother of the gods, of Ireland and the divine creator who birthed all things into being. She is also an earth goddess. She is connected to the Fairy Hills and has associations with Dolmens also known as a portal tomb, or portal graves. She is the Mother of The Tuatha De Danann, the Irish Gods, which literally means the Children of Danu.
Elen of the Ways awaits in the forests. She is lost in history, yet in all the wild places both physically and spiritually. She flits elusively through any number of Between Places, daring you to pursue her.
Directed by Trey Watkins. With Robin Atkin Downes, Karen Strassman, André Sogliuzzo, Kari Wahlgren. Sean, an Irish racing driver, must help out the French resistance during WWII. The death of his friend Jules, gives him the reason to risk his life.
From 1841 to 1850, immigration from Europe totaled more than 1.7 million, including 780,000 Irish, who fled poverty and death from the potato famine of 1845-49. To divert the Irish exodus and help settle Canada, the British offered bargain fares of 15 shillings, instead of 100 shillings. Thousands took advantage and went to Canada on what became known as the "coffin ships" because of their high death rates.
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When asked the question, "What race of people do you believe make the best soldiers?" His reply: "The Scots who came to this country by way of Ireland. Because they have all the dash of the Irish in taking up a position and all the stubborness of the Scots in holding it." (Gen. Robert E. Lee)
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The Dubh Sidhe, or Dark Faeries, is a race of tricksters who often take the form of ravens. The Raven is considered one of the oldest and wisest of animals. In Celtic mythology they have the power of prophecy and also act as a messengers for the Irish and Welsh gods.