Online Course about Irish Pagan Beliefs, Pagan Gods, and the Pagan Religion in Ireland - with Irish Draoí Lora O'Brien.
Based on the most commonly asked questions from her extensive communities and groups (both online and in person), Lora O'Brien - who has been a practicing Irish Pagan for over 20 years, studying and working professionally within her native tradition for most of that time - goes through the basics that you'll need to get started with a genuine, authentic approach to Irish Paganism.
The steps you'll go through are:
- -- Spirituality and Magic
- -- Source Material and Resources
- -- Ancestors and Culture
- -- Local Sites and Protocol
- -- Native Plants and Animals
- -- Divination and Magic Methods
- -- The Irish Sidhe
- -- The Irish Gods
- -- Daily/Seasonal Offerings and Practice
- -- Otherworld Journeys
- -- PLUS -- Part Three is a unique Guided Journey for Daily Practice.
Whether you are just beginning on this path, or a seasoned traveller from another tradition, you'll find new or remembered knowledge when you get back to basics with our 10 Steps to Irish Paganism.
Over 6 Hours of Recorded Course Materials, packed with extra value resources for further study and development.
Your Course access enrollment includes:
- -- Class Presentation Slides
- -- Class Videos, Step by Step
- -- Class Audio Recordings, Step by Step
- -- Class Chat Log/Resources
- -- Guided Journey Video
- -- Guided Journey Audio (for you to repeat the Journey)
Lora is an Author, Teacher, and Guide: native born Irish, with 20+ years personal and professional experience in our history, heritage, archaeology, mythology, and pre-christian Irish Spirituality. Publications include - Irish Witchcraft from an Irish Witch, 2004; A Practical Guide to Irish Spirituality, 2013; Tales of Old Ireland - Retold, 2018; A Practical Guide to Pagan Priesthood, Llewellyn 2019; Irish Witchcraft - 2nd Edition, 2020; the Irish Queen Medb, 2020; and a forthcoming work on the Fairy Faith in Ireland, 2021.
She is a modern Draoí – a practitioner and priest of indigenous Irish magic and spirituality, in the simplest terms. Lora has been consciously following a pagan path for over 25 years, and dedicated specifically to the Irish Goddess Mórrígan in 2004. She managed one of Ireland's most important sacred sites - Cruachán/Rathcroghan - for a decade, and is a co-founder and legal celebrant with Pagan Life Rites Ireland. With her partner, Jon O'Sullivan, she is the co-founder of the Irish Pagan School.
StartPresentation Notes - Part Two
StartStep Five: Native Plants and Animals - PLUS - Step Six: Magic and Divination (52:50)
StartStep Seven: The Irish Sidhe (37:53)
StartStep Eight: The Irish Gods (27:06)
StartStep Nine: Daily/ Seasonal Offerings & Practice (32:36)
StartStep Ten: Otherworld Journeys (25:35)
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- Betty Banos, USA.
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