The Calendar in y Ddraig

It’s easy to search the internet and find a couple of sources which appear to agree but, without more careful investigation, it can lead you into trouble. This was my experience in trying to learn something about the… Read More

Celtic Days, Weeks and Fortnights

Pre-Christian Celts counted the passage of time in nights (starting and finishing at sunset) rather than days, with longer periods being se’nnight (seven nights) and fortnights (forten-night or fourteen night). The concept of fortnights is much older but the… Read More