The Claddagh Ring is possibly one of the most culturally significant pieces of jewelry found anywhere in the world and is one of Ireland’s most loved symbols. It’s history, design, meaning and manner of wearing are all deeply rooted in Irish culture and tradition. Two hands of friendship hold a heart of love beneath a […]
Symbols Of Ireland
Ireland has many famous emblems - the Irish tricolor, the shamrock, and the harp to name a few. But many, many things remind me of Ireland. Every time I see a rainbow in the sky, I think of the Emerald Isle. But these are easily identifiable symbols of Ireland. My list of iconic symbols is far longer and includes sods of turf, Irish dressers, round towers, ogham stones and Celtic knots. The list goes on and on. Join me in this section as we discover the many things in life, both big and small, that trigger a nostalgic longing for Ireland in our souls.