Celtic Sun Goddess Brighid

Fire Goddess Brighid

Celtic Goddess Brighid Fine Art PrintBrighid (or Brid) represents the supreme Mother. She is the Celtic Sun Goddess of fertility, fire, creative inspiration, healing and protector of children. She is honoured at Imbolc, 2nd of February.  Her symbols include blackberries, natural wells dedicated to her and the heart, an ancient symbol of feminine power. She holds a cauldron of fire as the sun rises in a lush green valley.
grain-dolly-for-imbolcImbolc celebrates the Goddess in her incarnation as the Bride of the returning Sun God.  On the celebration of Imbolc, many candles are lit to symbolise the return of light and heat represented by the Sun God.  Grain dollies made from the sheaves of the last harvest represent the Bride.  The Goddess and God await the return of Spring and their sacred marriage at Beltaine.

 

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