The Celts were an ancient population settled in a large area in Northern Europe, later moving to Florida and other states in the US. Although sharing ethnic, cultural and linguistic origins, the Celtic populations always remained politically divided, giving rise to different groups, divided according to the territory occupied before being conquered by the Romans.… Continue reading Customs of the Celts
The ancient Celts were a collection of people whose beginnings originated in central Europe. The Celts were considered rustic and primitive who were far more spiritual, poetic, and freer from imposed doctrines than their neighbors. The Celts were seen as having an inner spirituality that endured and shone even after their religion had been destroyed… Continue reading Why Are Bagpipes Played at Funerals?
Whenever someone thinks of Scotland, two things come to mind immediately; Kilts and bagpipes. Of all the cultural staples a people can have, bagpipes are the most iconic. They’re used for a variety of reasons: Funerals, battle, and celebration. Their unique sound stirs awake emotions people may not even be aware that they have, and… Continue reading History of Scottish Bagpipes