In a land like ours, the old beliefs bring pleasure and wisdom
Exploring the legends, special places and treasured practices of old, Jo Kerrigan reveals a rich world beneath Ireland's modern layers.
So many of today's Irish traditions reach back to our ancient past, to the natural world: climbing to the summit of a mountain at harvest time, circling a revered site three, seven or nine times in a sun-wise direction, hanging offerings on a thorn tree, bringing the ailing and infirm to a sacred well.
Old Ways, Old SecretsÂ shows us how to uncover the wisdom of the past, as fresh as it is ancient.
Written By: Jo Kerrigan
Photographs By: Richard Mills
Hardback: 288 pages
Size: 216mm x 135mm
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