The Fountain of Youth - Treasure of the Celtic Otherworld
BRIDGET Ann Boland, author
This book examines the Otherworld voyage of Cormac Mac Airt and brings a new interpretation to this ancient and timeless tale, which opens a door to a deeper insight on the 'Self'. It links the world view of the ancient Celts to that of Native America and highlights a shared cosmology between these two philosophical and spiritual traditions. It also draws on specific folktales gathered by collectors in the late 1900's from people in the Irish speaking districts of to illustrate that similar motifs were present in the imagination of the country people had a correspondence with the surviving manuscript tradition.