Totally Irish Gifts's Blog – February 2015 Archive (5)

That Fifth Province of Ireland

When the Tuatha system of rule was replaced by Gaelic rule the areas of Ireland were known as 'cúige',  which in Irish means 'portion' or 'fifth', indicating the original division of the five areas:

Mide * Ulster * Munster *…

Continue

Added by Totally Irish Gifts on February 24, 2015 at 12:00pm — 3 Comments

The Story of St. Valentine's Day: Celebrating Love Worldwide

How is Valentine’s Day celebrated around…

Continue

Added by Totally Irish Gifts on February 10, 2015 at 3:00pm — No Comments

Claddagh – The Irish Symbol of Love, Loyalty and Friendship

Claddagh Gifts at Totally Irish Gifts         …

Continue

Added by Totally Irish Gifts on February 9, 2015 at 4:00pm — 4 Comments

The Story of St. Valentine's Day: The Irish Link

The shrine of St. Valentine is found at the beautiful Whitefriar Street Church, Dublin, Ireland.

Fr. John Spratt was an Irish Carmelite and a well-known preacher, who worked among the poor in the Liberties in Dublin, Ireland. He…

Continue

Added by Totally Irish Gifts on February 7, 2015 at 12:30pm — No Comments

The Story of St. Valentine's Day: Origins

"Be my valentine" in Irish = “A bheith ar mo vailintín”

14th February is Valentine’s Day, but how did it all start?

There was more than one, but this is my favourite story about…

Continue

Added by Totally Irish Gifts on February 2, 2015 at 6:00pm — 4 Comments

Irish Heritage Partnership

 

Adverts

Extend your reach with The Wild Geese Irish Heritage Partnership.

Congrats to Our Winners

© 2019   Created by Gerry Regan.   Powered by

Badges  |  Report an Issue  |  Privacy Policy  |  Terms of Service