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Author Topic: Celtic Creation Myth?  (Read 14895 times)
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« Reply #3: April 27, 2008, 12:30:29 pm »


This is strictly UPG, but I wonder if the different invasion stories aren't a form of creation myth. It is shown that the Celt's did have some conception of an under realm, so it is possible that the first four were constructing the under realms (fairy world for all intents and purpose). Then humans come onto the scene (the origins are irrelevant in the stories) and one of them speaks a poem, something akin to saying a spell and almost like speaking the world into existence. This overlays the human world ontop of the original fairy world.
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