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The Battle of Moytura 04: Ar Shlicht in Dagdae – On the Track of the Dagda

"The Dagda Cup"  - ceramic, made by Chris Thompson

“The Dagda Cup” – ceramic, made by Chris Thompson

The Dagda is one of our most enduring mythological characters.  He strides through the tale of Moytura as craftsman and clown, but how much of the story rests in his large lap?

Follow the Track of the Dagda’s Club along with the Story Archaeologists.

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Music: “Tam Lin” by Gian Castello.


  1. Reblogged this on The Wanton Witch.

  2. Mica

    What is the name of the Welsh (?) myth that you mentioned related to the women who protect the wells and the knights who destroy the land? Thanks! And I love this podcast more than I can say!


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