Online Course exploring the lore of one of Ireland's most famous Heroes, Fionn Mac Cumhaill. This class will dive into the tales of old Ireland and see what is to learn about this complex and multi talented individual, with Dagda Bard and Priest, Jon O'Sullivan (An Scéalaí Beag).
There are few names that come readily to mind when we think of ancient Irish Heroes. That is not because there was any lack of epic struggles, terrible monsters, or incredible feats to perform. It is simply because there were so few who rose above the rest of the champions, warriors, and chieftains, to become forever immortalized in our ancient tales.
This course will be exploring some of the tales of one of the last great heroes of ancient Ireland, Fionn Mac Cumhaill. We will be diving into his origins, his boyhood deeds, his greatest trials against this and Otherworldly foes, and seeing what it was that made him so remarkable and memorable. There is much to learn from the stories of Fionn, not least of which is the mystical origins of one of his greatest abilities, and why he would regularly suck his thumb.
This Teaching is suitable for beginners, as well as
those with more experience in this area, or in other traditions. You do
not have to be dedicated to or working with any Irish Gods, Guides, or
Guardians to take this class.
WHAT DO YOU GET WHEN YOU ENROLL THIS COURSE?
Your Course access enrollment below includes access to:
- -- Presentation & Resource Slides
- -- Class Video
- -- Class Audio
- -- Q&A Session (recorded during live class)
You will get the unique perspective of a native Irish bard, who studies the lore of Ireland and retells those tales for a modern audience, keeping to the core values and traditions and integrating them in his own Pagan practices and Right Relationship with the Old Gods of Ireland.
This is a completely self-paced online course.
When you are enrolled, you get the recorded files after for repeated or further study and reference. You decide when you start and when you finish.
When you enroll in this class, you are receiving lifetime access (with a full 30 day money back guarantee).
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Having little to no knowledge of the Irish pantheon of male deities, I felt that I stepped into a wonderful level of intimate experience and cultural background in a matter of a few paragraphs. From the warm and personable start to the mapping of the mythos landscape then to the examples of interlinking the Dagda to my own life journey, this is a rewarding turn down my own "path less taken." Thanks much!
Charmaine Whitney - The Dagda - Hearth Hero & Domestic Deity
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Loved receiving this class from Jon! His approachable manner makes the lecture portion easy to take in and understand, and the content, including the resources he points learners to, will keep on giving. I'm queer and transmasculine, and so it's really important for me to learn about deities in the Irish tradition who present us with alternative models of masculinity. Thank you Jon and the IPS for bringing us this class!
The Dagda - Hearth Hero & Domestic Deity
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