BRIGHID IS FOR LIFE, NOT JUST FOR IMBOLC
You can join this course at any time throughout the year. It is a course designed to draw on Brighid’s folklore, folkmagic and ancient wisdom through art and ritual.
Want to Develop or Deepen a Relationship with the Goddess Brighid?
Do you want to develop or deepen a relationship with the Goddess Brighid and establish your own personal practice?
Tap Into Her Ancient Wisdom
Would you like to work with Brighid and be able to draw on her unique wisdom but feel stuck in building your personal practice?
Establish a Practice with Creative Rituals
Build or expand your practice to include creative rituals
Feed Your Ancestral Longing & Reclaim Your Roots
Do you feel a longing to reclaim your ancestral roots? Work with Brighid and drawn on a vast source of her unique wisdom and traditions.
The Course Lessons
Day 1 - Who is Brighid Explore Brighid as Goddess, as Saint and Mary of the Gael
Day 2 - Brighid’s Cross Explore the history of Brighid’s cross, its many forms & make your own paper cross for intentions and prayers
Day 3 - Brideog Doll Make your own Brideog doll & ceremony - two easy projects to choose from
Day 4 - The Brat Bride The tradition of leaving cloth out on Imbolc eve. Discover the secret to it’s sacred quality plus ideas on what to use your cloth for
Day 5 - Guided Meditation Draw on the inspiration of your ancestral foremothers as they welcomed Brighid back into the world
Day 6 - Brighid’s Hearth Celebrate the Energy of Brighid’s hearth & celebrate with art!
Day 7 - Smooring the Fire Create your own nightly ritual to protection to your house and extend that protection out into the world.
Day 8 - Folk Magic - Brighid’s Charm Find out the magic within the words of Brighid’s charm and create your own to meet your own personal needs.
Day 9 - Fire Goddess & Vigil Learn about Brighid’s ancient fire temple where her priestesses tended her perpetual flame plus create your own fire vigil
Day 10 - Brighid as Midwife Explore Brighid’s role in midwifing the soul back to the otherworld & how she brought keening to the world.
Day 11 - The Caim Learn Brighid’s unique prayer which you can enact at times where you are feeling unsafe and need her protection.
Day 12 - Brighid’s Augury A unique mode of prophecy Brighid is said to have created - practice this technique for yourself!
Day 13 - Clooties With many wells and springs dedicated to Brighid, learn about this tradition plus creative ideas on how to adapt it for your own use.
Plus book, music resources and a link to a documentary on Brighid
Your investment for this course is $75 with payment through Paypal if you would rather use your debit or credit card - click the option at the PayPal sign in screen (see below)
For Your Investment You’ll Receive:
13 Lessons packed with stories, folklore, a guided meditation and several creative art projects
An engaging community of women to share with, learn from and engage with
A direct line to me if you have any questions
What You Will Accomplish:
A rich source of materials for you to build you own unique connection to Brighid
Develop a solid foundation with several folklore traditions related to Brighid
The inspiration to adopt these traditions in ways that are meaningful to you
Hi I'm Jude Lally - artist & writer. I received my MSc in Human Ecology (with the University of Strathcylde, Glasgow, Scotland) with a study of the Goddess Brighid and her importance to Scottish Female Cultural Activists. I'm a Cultural Activist in the Bean Feasa (Wise Woman) tradition and my role is introducing women to the Ancestral Mothers and their wisdom through art, ritual and imagination through teachings in online courses, in-person workshops and our annual Scottish retreat.
Over 20 years experience of studying Brighid
35 Years experience in following the Wheel of the Year with the Ancestral Mothers of Scotland
Radical Doll Maker
Author of several contributions to popular women's spirituality anthologies