Search

Arthurian Romances

The World Pertaining to King Arthur

Month

March 2017

Petrification Myths: The Stone Women of Moelfre Hill

Love this! Definitely check out ztevetevans.wordpress.com! Fantastic site! Enjoy 😊

Under the influence!

There are many petrification myths and legends in settings scattered around the British Isles that tell how people have become turned to stone.  It is often the case that some religious code or rule has been transgressed by one or more people for some reason and they have been punished by being turned to stone.

moelfre_from_harlech Moelfre in Gwynedd – Image by Oosoom – CC BY-SA 3.0 – From Wikimedia Commons

The Stone Women of Moelfre Hill

The legend of the Stone Women of Moelfre tells the story of how three women were turned to stone for working on the Sabbath.  Its setting is on Moelfre, which  is a Welsh hill in Gwynedd, Wales sitting on the western edge of the Snowdonia National Park, situated about three miles from the village of Dyffryn Ardudwy and about five miles from the village of Llanbedr.

The legend was said to have originated about…

View original post 1,027 more words

Advertisements

Happy Thursday! Here’s Today’s Quote…

Source: Happy Thursday! Here’s Today’s Quote…

You’re Personal Verse for today

Your Personal Verse
Genesis 1:11

11 And God said, Let the earth bring forth grass, the herb yielding seed, and the fruit tree yielding fruit after his kind, whose seed is in itself, upon the earth: and it was so.

Source: You’re Personal Verse for today

Opening Your 3rd Eye

Source: Opening Your 3rd Eye

Thank Goodness it’s the middle of the week already! Have a great quote for you today!

Source: Thank Goodness it’s the middle of the week already! Have a great quote for you today!

Here’s a Great Quote to Start the Week off Right…

Source: Here’s a Great Quote to Start the Week off Right…

It’s a Start of a New Week! Here’s Your Quote of the Day…

Everybody talks about wanting to change things and help and fix, but ultimately all you can do is fix yourself. And that’s a lot. Because if you can fix yourself, it has a ripple effect.&nbsp…

Source: It’s a Start of a New Week! Here’s Your Quote of the Day…

Happy Sunday! Here’s the Quote of the Day…

If you love what you do and are willing to do what it takes, it’s within your reach. And it’ll be worth every minute you spend alone at night, thinking and thinking about what it is you…

Source: Happy Sunday! Here’s the Quote of the Day…

Happy Saturday! Here’s Your Quote of the Day…

I suspect the truth is that we are waiting, all of us, against insurmountable odds, for something extraordinary to happen to us.  ~Khaled Hosseini Before Khaled Hosseini (born March 4, 1965) b…

Source: Happy Saturday! Here’s Your Quote of the Day…

Blog at WordPress.com.

Up ↑

%d bloggers like this: