7. The divine Cailleach: Decay and regeneration in Gaelic hag myth

It's part two of our series on hags, and this time we are taking a look at the various forms and representations of the Cailleach Beara in Gaelic mythology. Whether she is a fertility deity, a creator goddess or the cruel queen of winter she is a...

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A podcast full of honest mirth and merry jests, by folklore enthusiasts Heather Moorhouse and Kyran Hill. We discuss the myths, legends and fairy tales of the United Kingdom. Join us for all the fearsome giants, valiant heroes, witches and wizards, ghosts and ghouls, and fantastical fauna and flora you could wish for!