Books about Druidism
A druid was a member of the priestly and learned class active in Gaul, and perhaps in Celtic culture more generally, during the final centuries BCE. They were suppressed by the Roman government from the 1st century CE and disappeared from the written record by the 2nd century, although there may have been later survivals in Britain and Ireland, since druids feature prominently in Irish mythology.
Little contemporary evidence about druids exists, and thus little can be said regarding them with assurance. It is known that they held the cultural repository of knowledge in an oral tradition, using poetic verse as a mnemonic device and to ensure the fidelity of the transmission of knowledge over time. Most of what is known about them comes from the Roman writers. Similar to the monks of the Christian era following, they combined the duties of priest, judge, scholar, and teacher.
Modern attempts at reconstructing, reinventing or reimagining the practices of the druids in the wake of Celtic revivalism are known as Neo-druidism. More »
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Anam Cara: A Book Of Celtic Wisdom
By John O'Donohue
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My Witchy Shit: Dot Grid Bullet Journal For Wiccans, Witches, Mages, Druids.
By Soul Witch Journals
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Universal Celtic Tarot
By Floreana Nativo
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By Barbara Meiklejohn-Free
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The Druid Craft Tarot Deck
By Philip Carr-Gomm
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