The Sacred Number Nine and Nine Elements in Druid Tradition
“And I place the nine pure choice graces In thy fair fond face, The grace of form, The grace of voice, The grace of fortune, The grace of goodness, The grace of wisdom. The grace of charity, The grace of choice maidenliness, The grace of whole-souled loveliness, The grace of goodly speech.”
Searles O’Dubhain is a follower of the Druid way. Some of the paths he has taken are:
Teaching online Celtic traditions and classes since the early 90s.
Leading online Druid and Celtic rituals.
Leading interactive online rituals.
Establishing a Celtic website, the Summerlands (since 1996).
Member of Imbas-L, Nemeton-L, Celtic-L and Old-Irish-L lists.
Helping establish a Usenet presence for Druids.
Publishing works on Ogham and divination in the Journal of the Henge of Keltia.
Winning the 2008 Golden Oak Award from RDNA for Best “Druidical” essay: “Druids Across Europe.”
Administering several Facebook groups used by Druids.