Archive | Pre-Christian Ireland RSS feed for this section

Happy Imbolg! A Mysterious Festival in the Celtic Calendar

Imbolg falls on the first week of February. The Celtic calendar had two principal festivals, Samhain in November and Bealtaine in May. Separating these two main festivals were two lesser celebrations, Imbolg (in February) and Lugnasad (in August). Of all of these seasonal festivals we know the least about Imbolg. It is believed to mark […]

Read full story Comments { 2 }