Ancient Celts

The ancient Celts. Scottish scholar of folklore and ancient texts, Katherine Mary Briggs, who in his student years, specializing in English folklore and its existence in culture, in his book “The Fairies in English literature and cultural tradition,” states the following: the Celts, to keep them out of used special talismans and amulets, combining them with spells wearing. Further, the author in the twentieth chapter of the book says that the first such amulets to protect against elves, found in Anglo-Saxon culture. These amulets were called “veil”, which translated means “fairy”. One of these was the evil fairy lady Nimyue – the owner of the lake, which is exactly the image was repeated in an amulet depicting a small winged creature. Continue reading “Ancient Celts”