Welcome to the Homepage of Nemeton Dumnonantu

Slaniâ! My name is Trebomâros Auigani and welcome to my blog/website!  I am a Gaulish Polytheist and a Hearthkeeper of Ár nDraíocht Féin: A Druid Fellowship (ADF). This website and blog is based on the work I have done regarding my spiritual practices over the last 20 years. Much of the work that I do … Continue reading Welcome to the Homepage of Nemeton Dumnonantu

Initiate Indo-European Mythology 1

By Trebomâros Auigani, 10-10-20 This course will prepare the student for their work as an Initiate by examining the myths both within their primary hearth culture as well across Indo-European cultures. The student will also reflect on how mythology affects their personal practice, and how it can be applied to ADF ritual structure. Exit Standards: Research: List and … Continue reading Initiate Indo-European Mythology 1

Reflections on the Nature of Mythological Studies and Myth

Stories and myths have a tendency to capture the imagination and depending on the story, enliven the soul.  Because of this, the study of myth has been part of cultural and academic study for hundreds of years.  These studies have reflected the cultures that have done the studies more than anything else and understanding how these … Continue reading Reflections on the Nature of Mythological Studies and Myth

Worship of the Sun: Summer Heat and the Blessings of the Rains

Introduction Welcome to the hottest part of the summer here in the Upper Midwest!  The Summer Solstice was a couple of weeks ago and I wanted to continue my story writing for the seasonal shift and changes.  In this part of the country, summers are known for having fun in the sun and spending time outdoors … Continue reading Worship of the Sun: Summer Heat and the Blessings of the Rains

Celebration of the Summer Maiden: Bonfires, Protection Charms, and Welcoming in the Summer

Introduction Located halfway between the Spring Equinox and the Summer Solstice, festivals around the end of April and the beginning of May are common across Europe and span from the British Isles, through Germany into Poland, and can also be found in various regions of the United States.   Many of these festivals have the same basic … Continue reading Celebration of the Summer Maiden: Bonfires, Protection Charms, and Welcoming in the Summer

The Rûniâs: A Gaulish Divination System

The Rûniâs is a divination tool that is inspired by the Norse/Germanic Runes, Greek letter oracle systems, and somewhat with the Insular Celtic Ogham, and was designed to be used specifically within a Gaulish Polytheistic framework. The word rûniâs is the plural form of the word rûnâ (secret, mystery, justice) and is composed of 18 … Continue reading The Rûniâs: A Gaulish Divination System