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Trees in Celtic Mythology: Trees were hugely significant to the ancient Celts. They believed different kinds of trees served different mystical purposes that helped them through their lives.

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"Irish Deities | Celtic gods | The Olde Country" -- hmmm, well, these gods are not all Irish. And not all are gods, in the strict sense of the term (see Finn and Cuchulain {sic}). Some are, yet some are Gaulish (examples: Epona, Taranis). All may be described as "Celtic." ~ Julia

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Ravens figure heavily in Celtic mythology and legend. They were linked to darkness and death – especially the death of warriors in battle. Celtic war goddesses often took the form of a raven. In “The Dream of Rhonabwy”, the knight Owein battles King Arthur in a dream world assisted by ravens. Some tales suggest that the great King Arthur himself was turned in to a raven upon his death.

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