With the last of the Fomori driven from the land, the Children of Danu leave the Emerald Isle in the hands of their descendants - but to what cost? Conn of the Hundred Battles asks about the Lia Fail - the Stone of Destiny. We also find out about a later appearance of the God Lugh. We hear about the arrival of the Sons of Mil and Amergin White-Knee.
This episode is the 11th episode of the Irish Book of Invasions.
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Released: 12 Jul 2008, 22m
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The Wind of Change - Episode 11 of the Irish Mythological Cycle and Part 11 of the Book of Invasions
Names Used in this Story
Listed in order of appearance
- Magh Tuireadh
- Children of Danu
- Sons of Mil
- Conn of the Hundred Battles
- Lia Fail
- Art of the Three Shouts
- Tuatha De Danaan
- Magh Itha
- Inis Elga
- Cermad Midbeoil
- Ailech Neid
- Flann Mainistrech
- Inber Scene
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Promo - Form Letter Rejection Theatre
A monthly anthology of previously unpublished short fiction by Paulette Jaxton and other up and coming authors of speculative fiction. The show has an introductory episode available and really sounds well worth watching out for. Sadly, the show has now pod-faded. You can still find past episodes on iTunes.
Sources used in this Episode
Sacred Texts, Gods & Fighting Men by Lady Gregory
The Progress of the Sons of Mil from Spain to Ireland
Celtic Literature Collective, Mary Jones
And, of course, the Awen - inspiration and imagination!
For incidental music:
Jo Morrison for her wonderful harp music used in this episode as the Dagda's Harp. You can find her website here. The track we use here as the bardic accompaniment is Chiorsdain's Lullaby. See the Contributor page for details.
Diane Arkenstone, The Secret Garden . See the Contributor page for details.
Kim Robertson, Angels in Disguise . See the Contributor page for details.
Time Ticks Away by Jigger. See their Contributor Page for details.
For our Theme Music
The Skylark and Haghole, the brilliant Culann's Hounds. See their Contributor page for details.
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