Oct 21, 2019 · Una is also the name of a fairy queen. She is the last High Queen of the Daoine Sidhe in Irish fairy folklore. The Sidhe and also the legendary Tuatha Dé Dannan (people of the fairy goddess Dana or Danu) of Irish folklore, are sometimes thought to be gods and sometimes thought to be fairy folk.
Dec 21, 2019 · The concept of a May Queen is rooted in early celebrations of fertility, planting, and flowers in the spring. There is some degree of overlap between the idea of the May Queen and the celebration of the Blessed Virgin. Jacob Grimm wrote about customs in Teutonic Europe that involved selecting a young village maiden to portray the May Queen.
Notes: Translated by Margaret Hunt, this is the only book that contains the complete collection of the Brothers Grimm fairy tales - 200 fairy tales and 10 legends. Author: Jacob and Wilhelm Grimm Published: 1884 Translator: Margaret Hunt Publisher: George Bell and Sons, London