Awen. Awen is a Welsh word for "(poetic) inspiration". In some forms of Neo-druidry the term is symbolized by an emblem showing three straight lines that spread apart as they move downward, drawn within a circle or a series of circles of varying thickness, often with a dot, or point, atop each line.

the Awen stands for not simply inspiration, but for inspiration of truth; without Awen one cannot proclaim truth. The three foundations of Awen are the understanding of truth, the love of truth, and the maintaining of truth.

'The Awen' - Celtic/Druidic symbol in the center of the triple moon and sun. Awen is a Welsh word for "(poetic) inspiration". In the Welsh tradition, Awen is the inspiration of the poet bards; or, in its personification, Awen is the inspirational muse of creative artists in general: the inspired individual (often, but not limited to being, a a poet or a soothsayer) is described as an awenydd.

'The Awen' - Celtic/Druidic symbol in the center of the triple moon and sun. Awen is a Welsh word for "(poetic) inspiration". In the Welsh tradition, Awen is the inspiration of the poet bards; or, in its personification, Awen is the inspirational muse of

Symbols of Welsh people in Patagonia / Símbolos dos Galeses na Patagónia - seguindo a rota Templária. (Os galeses patagónicos é o nome dado ao povo que se instalou na região da Patagónia Argentina, na América do Sul.)

Symbols of Welsh people in Patagonia / Símbolos dos Galeses na Patagónia…

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Welsh Women in Traditional Costume c1935 - not so much with the hats, but the pattern/colour combos are cool...

Welsh Women in Traditional Costume - not so much with the hats, but the pattern/colour combos are cool.

celtic birds - my next tattoo? Naw, the shape isn't right...maybe a good etching for the mirror above our bed

celtic birds - my next tattoo? Naw, the shape isn't right.maybe a good etching for the mirror above our bed

Welsh Lovespoon - Love spoons are traditional Welsh gifts symbolizing love and devotion.  She'll cherish the unique, thoughtful nature of this gift.

Dragon Welsh Lovespoon - Love spoons are traditional Welsh gifts symbolizing love and devotion. She'll cherish the unique, thoughtful nature of this gift.

Carve A Traditional Celtic Lovespoon - The Woodworkers Institute

The lovespoon is a traditional Welsh custom dating back to the century, where men would gather their creative talents and carve a decorative wooden spoon for a chosen lady as a symbol of their love and affection. The custom still continues but no

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