Online Course exploring the occurrences and influences of the Otherworld in the Ulster Cycle of Ireland's ancient lore with Dagda Bard and Priest, Jon O'Sullivan (An Scéalaí Beag).
The Ulster Cycle of the ancient Ireland is a time of Heroes and Kings. It is a period where life is no longer just about survival on the island of Ireland. It is a time where farming has lead to abundance, abundance has lead to wealth, and for some wealth has lead to power. Yet for all of the ascendancy of the Kings, Queens and their warrior caste, the Otherworld still makes its presence known and in many pivotal ways influences the course of this period of our ancient past.
From deities, to denizens, and mystical prohibitions and monsters the stories of this cycle are filled with Otherworldly entities and magics. In this class we will be pulling out and exploring these sections of our ancient past and considering how they may yet still inform the landscape of Ireland to this day.
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, join in live if possible, and 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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