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CMP005 Girding the Loins for Battle

By Gary & Ruth Colcombe, Celtic Myth, Legend, Fairies & Folklore

Treachery is committed and the Dagda makes a powerful new friend. It's always great to hear from you! Email garyandruth@celticmythpodshow.com, or call us on Speakpipe   Show Summary: The Sons of Tuireann encounter Cian, the father of Lugh, on his own and foul acts are committed. Later, the Dagda has two encounters and gains two allies. WARNING - This episode contains the "toilet humour" of the original myth which may be unsuitable for younger children. This episode is the 5th episode of the Irish Book of Invasions. More resources over at our main Website at http://celticmythpodshow.com Show Summary: Running Order: Intro 0:42 News & Views 0:50 Call to Action -Promote your Blog! J.C. Hutchins 2:18 Story 4:10 Promo - Scotchcast 28:15 Listener Feedback - Lhugnar 29:00 All the credits for this episode can be found in our show-notes at http://celticmythpodshow.com/irish5 We hope you enjoy it! Gary & Ruthie x x x   News & Views We give out our contact details and mention that you can send us a message using the Evoka Browser Mic widget on our website. This has now long disappeared (2017) and has been replaced by Speakpipe. Use the link at the top of this page to leave us some voice feedback or just to have a chat with us!   Girding the Loins for Battle - Episode 5 of the Irish Mythological Cycle and Part 5 of the Book of Invasions Names Used in this Story Listed in order of appearance Lugh Teamhair Nuada Balor Tory Erin Fomor, Fomori Nemed Fir Bolg Eithne, Eithlinn Currach Tuatha De Danaan Druim na Teine Goban Samthainn Cian Glas Gaibhnenn Birog of the Mountain Tailltiu, Taillte Eas Dara Manannan Aonbharr Bodb Dearg Cu Ceithen Cainte Sidhe Plain of Muirthemne Tuireann Ogma Goban, Goibhniu Brian Urcar Dagda Glenn Etin River Unius Connachta Loscuinn The Morrigan Magh Scetne Ford of Uinius Indech De Domnan Bres Traigh Eabha Etain Geas Fer Benn Fer Benn Mach Fer Benn Bruach Brogaill Broumide Cerbad Caic Rolaig Builc Labair Cerrce Di Brig Oldathair Boith Athgen mBethai Brightere Tri Carboid Roth Rimaire Riog Scotbe Obthe Olaithbe Beltraw Strand Tethra Tir Tairngire Ur Ogham Locations mentioned in this story   Promo - The Scotchcast All single malt, all the time! The Scotchcast is a podcast dedicated to the exploration and enjoyment of Single Malt Scotch. voicemail line: 517-879-4629 http://www.thescotchcast.com/forum http://www.twitter.com/thescotchcast   Listener Feedback We give apologies and hear some feedback from lhugnar suggesting maps for each episode.   Sources used in this Episode Timeless Myths http://www.timelessmyths.com/celtic/invasions.html#DanannArrival Lebor Gabala http://members.aol.com/lochlan2/lebor.htm The Second Battle of Moytura http://www.ucc.ie/celt/published/T300011.html http://www.sacred-texts.com/neu/cmt/cmteng.htm Lebor Gabala Erenn http://www.maryjones.us/ctexts/lebor4.html#55 Coming of Lugh http://www.sacred-texts.com/neu/celt/gafm/gafm05.htm Coming of Lugh http://www.celtic-twilight.com/celts/rolleston/chapter_iii.htm And, of course, the Awen - inspiration and imagination!   Special Thanks For voice acting: Edward, our son. For incidental music: 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.   Extra Special Thanks for Unrestricted Access to Wonderful Music (in Alphabetic order) Anne Roos Extra Special thanks go for permission to use any of her masterful music to Anne Roos. You can find out more about Anne on her website or on her Contributor page. Caera Extra Special thanks go for permission to any of her evocative harping and Gaelic singing to Caera. You can find out more about Caera on her website or on her Contributor Page. Celia Extra Special Thanks go for permission to use any of her wonderful music to Celia Farran. You can find out more about Celia on her website or on her Contributor Page. Damh the Bard Extra Special thanks go to Damh the Bard for his permission to use any of his music on the Show. You can find out more about Damh (Dave) on his website or on his Contributor page. The Dolmen Extra Special thanks also go to The Dolmen, for their permission to use any of their fantastic Celtic Folk/Rock music on the Show. You can find out more about The Dolmen on their website or on our Contributor page. Keltoria Extra Special thanks go for permission to use any of their inspired music to Keltoria. You can find out more about Keltoria on their website or on their Contributor page. Kevin Skinner Extra Special thanks go for permission to use any of his superb music to Kevin Skinner. You can find out more about Kevin on his website or on his Contributor page. Phil Thornton Extra Special Thanks go for permission to use any of his astounding ambient music to the Sonic Sorcerer himself, Phil Thornton. You can find out more about Phil on his website or on his Contributor Page. S.J. Tucker Extra Special thanks go to Sooj for her permission to use any of her superb music. You can find out more about Sooj on her website or on her Contributor page. Spiral Dance Extra Special thanks go for permission to use Adrienne and the band to use any of their music in the show. You can find out more about Spiral Dance on their website or on their Contributor page. We'd like to wish you 'Slán Go Foill!', which is Irish for 'Goodbye', or more literally 'Wishing you safety for a while'!   Get EXTRA content in the Celtic Myth Podshow App for iOS, Android & Windows Contact Us: You can leave us a message by using the Speakpipe Email us at: garyandruth@celticmythpodshow.com. 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