The Earth Goddess: Celtic and Pagan Legacy of the Landscape

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Return to a time when goddesses ruled, and places of worship existed around breastlike mountains, or within womblike caves. For women especially, these figures offer a refreshing alternative to patriarchal religions, but everyone will find the differences from current theologies thought-provoking. Plentiful historical detail and reproductions of artwork dedicated to female deities attest to their persistence -- even Christianity assimilated them. Pore through legends and myths, and encounter a diversity of saints, hags, and ...

The Earth Goddess: Celtic and Pagan Legacy of the Landscape 1998, Blandford, London, England

ISBN-13: 9780713726442

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