Cath Maige Tuired: The Dawn of Battle Picture

This scene shows the moments before the battle begins. It is said the Tuatha De Danann and the Formorii met at a megalith on Samhain's dawn. I should note here that because these are myths and legends, everyone has their own version that was told to them "how the story actually goes"; this is the beauty of Legends and Folk Tales.

This version is my favorite, best told by Peter Beresford Ellis in his story, "The Ever-Living Ones" in the book "Celtic Myths and Legends". If my version of the story doesn't line up with the one grandfather told you, take matters up with Mr. Beresford-Ellis.
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