Sunday, December 9, 2012

Gods And Goddesses: Brigit

Brigit, also referred to as Brigid and Brighid is an Irish goddess who is the daughter of Dagda. She is the goddess of poetry, healing and smithcraft. She is associated with healing waters, wells and springs and is also known as "Bringer of Prosperity".

Brigit is also associated with fire and the goddess of inspiration. Her name is said to be mean a number of things, "The Exalted One", "The High One", "The Bright One", "The Powerful One" and "Bright Arrow". Brigit is also said to be the same as Saint Brigit.

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