Galatis Druidicos

Bessus, Touta, and Uarina

With the many different Gaulish groups out in the world, it can confuse many people. I will break down my stuff for you so that it may shed some light your way. Tegobessus -…

Sitting with Belinos

Within Galatîs Litauiâs we have month-long activities. This is called sitting with a Deuos, so each day, spend some time with a Deuos of your choosing for a month and write or draw…

Druið

The Rite The soul hatches forth, Reborn from the physical into the spiritual. Carnutos On the day of Cutios 2, an Auspicuies day, with favorable winds from the west than the east, I…

Invocation to Gwydion

I invoke Gwydion The one born of Trees Great weaver of the unseen Master of trickery and phrase Advisor of the way Wise Druid of old I look to your great fortress in the…

Awaken with Belinos

The Deuoi are not only reachable around an altar or shrine; rather, they are reachable in every aspect of our lives. I take more of an animistic approach to the Deuoi, which means…

Aisus

Depictions/Inscriptions Pilier des nautes – (CIL XIII, 3026; RIG L2-1) (Depiction with an Inscription) this depiction is him trimming a tree the tree is thought to be a willow.A relief from Treves (Depiction) Thisdepiction is him trimming…

Making a Torcos (Very Simple)

Making things is very rewarding, especially things that speak of your devotion to your Deuoi, Ancestors, and community. The most religious relic we have is that of the Torcos (Torc), and in this…

Inscrîbatus for Litauia

We create Inscrîbatus (sigil) to help with our intentions and to manifest our will to bring the desires to the forefront. These are magical symbols that hold special energies when looked upon. Meditating…

Litauia

We have imprisoned the goddess, stripped her of her titles and, defiled her waters, land, and air, Vilified her to the point of an unrecognized idea. We have lost a piece of our…

The Horse, Snake, and Wheel

I love to look at Gaulish artwork. My mind likes to explore the many themes one could take with some of the art we see on the many items like coins, cups, vases,…

Invocation to Ambicatus

Uediumî Ambicatun(I invoke Ambicatus) Nertorix(Mighty Rix) Daunos boudês(The one who gives victory) Uxellos Uergallî(High one over Galliâ) Pepises areamman mâron ollogallî, biusies in cradobi etic britoubi anson aiui(You saw a great future for…

The Druits and Belinos

One Deuoi seems to be very important to the Senogalatis and mainly to the Neo Druids today more than the Gaulish Polytheist out there. I’m speaking of Belinos. Strangely, his worship is not…

More On Drunemeton

A word I Branos am not the leader of Drunemeton; I am, but a Raven on one of the mighty branches within Drunemeton. I am the keeper and the watcher to ensure that…

Menman Alisiâs Rite

Opening We enter your sacred space Nemetona, clean and pure.(Pause and enter saying the above) I light the great flame of Aidonâ and cast the boundary of Orbion around this Nemeton and our greater community.…

The Carnyx Sounds, Harken the words

Catus Alisiâs is upon us as this time harkens a call to reflect on the days of old and the struggles that befell upon Gaul. We the Carnutes have felt many blows since…

Uatis Studies – Samolouissus Gaulish Herb List

Samolouissus – Plant KnowledgeBelow is a list of herbs, our Senogalatis and Senodruides used. We are unsure exactly how the Gauls utilized some of these. Did the Gauls use them how Dioscorides, Pliny,…

The Carnyx Sounds (Gaulish Gate)

As we all get deeper into our Customs/Traditions and form bonds with the individuals in our community, we begin to grow and respect one another. That also means wanting to be there for…

Sucellos

Deuoi of the underworld; If he was the god of the dead we are unsure. Sucellus was widespread we can find him all across Gaul and some consider him the Deuoi that the…

Nantosuelta

Tegos Carnution (House of the Carnutes) Deuoi. Her name has a few possibilities. Sun warmed valley and Meandering brock. She is depicted with a saucer or a pot which could be an evocation…

Cenabum

Deep in the heart of Gaul Is a Town known as Cenabum, modern-day (Orléans) through this town flows a great river called the Loire. This river was crucial for the peoples of the…

The Carnyx Sounds

The Carnyx blows, this time not about Hate groups but rather about reflecting on the thought that there is people behind these words we speak online.I know there are those out there that…

The Real Druis Part 1 – Basics

Yes, the title is solid and stern, as is the towering oak. I have wanted to write this little article for some time but at the same time a little nervous about speaking…

Triduliâ

Now in Galatibessus, everything has a Spirit we call this Anationton (Soul Path). Triduliâ (She of the three-leafed) Triduliâ is an interesting spirit hidden in plain sight waiting for those who dare to…

Pempocelon

This article will have many folks rolling their eyes as for the concept I’m putting out there. This article will be based on the fact that the Druides studied the motions of the…

Drus

Within Druidobessus, we hold sacred a world tree called Drus. Drus sprouts from within the depths of Dubnos.Bringing rise of the trunk into Bitus. For its canopy to reach for Albios. Reflection Reflect upon…

Cauannos of the Druits

Cauannos (Owl)This article will be a little different than my others as this comes from a dream. I was in the forest of the Carnutes. It was a very dark night thick with…

Invocation to Cotuatus

Uediâ (Invocation)I invoke CotuatusHolder of the voice and the spearWarrior Priest of the Carnutes Those of the HornsMaster of Îanolabâ (Right Speech)Destoyer of oppressionGreat freedom fighter of the GalatisYou showed us Uâriâ (duty)I give offering and thanks…

Invocation to Divitiacus

Uediâ (Invocation)I invoke DivitiacusThe one who is namedWise Druits and Uercobretos of the AeduiGreat guide of the motions of the cosmosMaster to that which is hiddenServant to the peaceI give offering and thanks…

Nemetona

Tegos Branorunânon ( House of Raven Secret’s) DeuoiNemetona her name meaning She of the sacred grove.She is a goddess of the Sacred Grove.We have a reference to what supposedly a Nemeton would look like…

Adbertâ (Offerings)

Das duci dami, Dami duci das “You give that I may give. I give that you may give. ” We will be discussing Adbertâ (offerings) to the Dêuoi. This is from my sight…

Ritual/Altar/Shrines/Rites 101

This article will be slightly different from my others as this does not directly relate to Druid or Gaulish thought. The aim here is to help out the newcomers to understand the basics.…

Drunemeton

As you can see, all my stuff relates to Druids and Gaul. More specifically, to the Ancient Druit of Gaul. I have a deep fire within that drives me to the reconstruction, revivalism,…

The Druid Snake Egg

This is a heavily pondered topic with many ideas on what the Druid Snake egg is and its meaning. Some modern folks suggest all kinds of things, and they are of value. Well,…

The Historians

This is a continuation of my article Accounts of the Ancient Druids. Here you will find the Greek and Roman writers throughout history a little bit of info on the writer and were…

Druid Appellation

The purpose of this labeling is to help one another to understand the places one is coming from in their explanation and talking about the druids in their practice. I see a lot…

Ducospiâ Carnuton

This is a Gaulish Holiday for the Carnutes tribe of Gaul. Ducospiâ Carnutonon (Rebellion of the Carnutians)

The Druids That are Named

These are the names of Druids that have been written down in History and Myth. I will not be letting magician, priest, judge any other word that takes the place of Druid be…

Framework for Druits Îuoi

What we call the sisters today is the keys to the motionThese High Days are based on the farming year. These were critical to the Ancestors of ancient times and my opinion is…

Gods of The Carnutes

The Carnutes are known for the home to the famous (Forest of the Carnutes). The sacred Site the Druids would meet. The territory is also were Caesar killed the Popular Warrior Priest. There…

Making Simple Deluâs (Ordobessus)

Sucellos and Nantosuelta This is a very simple way to make yourself some Deluâs This method is very simple and takes minimal skill & tools. It’s a very basic and easily attainable way…

THE LAWS OF THE DRUIDS

These are the Laws of the Druids as it was written down in Ancient times by Diogenes Laertius a Greek Author. This is a literal translation from the source.”The Druids make their pronouncements by means…

CARNUTES TIMELINE

600BC Around 500 BC The Gauls had started a series of invasions into Italy. Ambicatus, King of the Bituriges “kings of the world” who ruled over Central Gaul, which is between Hispania and…

DIVITIACUS OF THE AEDUI

The Named Druid The Aeduan DruidWe all try to maintain and do what is right or what we think is right. We seek help from others and in that desperate need get taken advantage…

Galatis Carnutiacos

The Carnutes were a powerful tribe that sat in the heart of Gaul (France) and occupied an extensive territory between the Sequana (Seine) and Liger (Lorie) Rivers. The map shows the estimated boundary…

Modern Druidry 101

This has nothing to do with Ancient Druids or my own Practice (Druidobessus Galation)this is about Modern Druidry. The basic elements are here to have a starting point as I get asked these…

THE ANCIENT DRUIDS

We will be talking about the Ancient Gaulish Druids (Druis) which are not the Ancient Irish Druids (Drui), Modern Druids or any of the revival periods.The knowledge we have is from the Classical…

Accounts of the Ancient Druids

These are some of the classical sources on the Druids. That is Roman and Greek writers. Each section gives you the book and Volume and page number. Cæsar Throughout Gaul there are two…