The Holy Wells of Ireland – Stories, Traditions and Cures! (#813)
We visit one of the many, many Holy Wells around Ireland and chat with the lady whose family is responsible for the upkeep of this ancient Irish shrine. In the show we share lots of tales, cures and tradtions that many of your Irish ancestors would have practiced and been familiar with.
We visit one of the many, many Holy Wells around Ireland and chat with the lady whose family is responsible for the upkeep of this ancient Irish shrine. This is probably a place that was used and venerated from pre-christian times.
In the show we share lots of tales, cures and tradtions that many of your Irish ancestors would have practiced and been familiar with.
With lots of great Irish music and song along the way! Enjoy!
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Music Featured in This Episode:
- “St. Patrick’s Day Jig” – performed by St. Patrick’s Day.
- “Hail Glorious St. Patrick” – performed by The Three Tenors.
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