Dryad Designs Morrigan Statue Bone color Celtic raven shape shifter

Retired Dryad Designs Morrigan Statue 11 ' tall heavy The back is very cool. will post picsby Paul Borda "The Morrigan" is depicted as a Bronze Age Celt. A triple Goddess, her three aspects are know as: Neaim, Macha, and Badb. She holds two spears and is known for being indomitable in battle. A shape shifter, she would often appear as a raven or hooded crow. As a protector she empowers an individual to confront challenges with great personal strength, even against seemingly overwhelming odds. Roman chroniclers reported that Celts went into battle naked, exposing tattoos to summon their magical forces. The Morrigan is a goddess of battle, strife, and fertility. Her name translates as either "Great Queen" or "Phantom Queen," and both epithets are entirely appropriate for her. The Morrigan appears as both a single goddess and a trio of goddesses. The other deities who form the trio are Badb ("Crow"), and either Macha (also connotes "Crow") or Nemain ("Frenzy"). The Morrigan frequently appears in the ornithological guise of a hooded crow. The Celts believed that, as they engaged in warfare, the Morrigan flew shrieking overhead in the form of a raven or carrion crow, summoning a host of slain soldiers to a macabre spectral bane. When the battle had ended, the warriors would leave the field until dawn in order that the Morrigan could claim ... read more