The Morrígan ("phantom queen")  In Irish mythology she is a goddess of battle, strife, and sovereignty. She sometimes appears in the form of a crow, flying above the warriors, she also takes the forms of an eel, a wolf and a cow. She is generally considered a war deity comparable with the Germanic Valkyries. She is often depicted as a trio of goddesses, all sisters, although the triad varies; the most common combinations are Badb, Macha and Nemain. or Badb, Macha and Anand.

The Morrígan ("phantom queen") In Irish mythology she is a goddess of battle, strife, and sovereignty. She sometimes appears in the form of a crow, flying above the warriors, she also takes the forms of an eel, a wolf and a cow. She is generally considered a war deity comparable with the Germanic Valkyries. She is often depicted as a trio of goddesses, all sisters, although the triad varies; the most common combinations are Badb, Macha and Nemain. or Badb, Macha and Anand.

Needle Felt Odin Crow or Raven with Mannaz by StormhorseRuneworks

Needle Felt Odin Crow or Raven with Mannaz by StormhorseRuneworks

Hey, I found this really awesome Etsy listing at https://www.etsy.com/uk/listing/386260912/the-goddess-macha-and-the-unkindness-of

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Hand Carved Wooden Bird Mobile Crow or Raven Fan by MyFanbirds

Hand Carved Wooden Bird Mobile Crow or Raven Fan by MyFanbirds

 Dark feathers.  Kate MccGwire, "Gag" 2009 (detail).  Mixed media with crow feathers in antique museum cabinet.

Dark feathers. Kate MccGwire, "Gag" 2009 (detail). Mixed media with crow feathers in antique museum cabinet.

I don't know if I like cats, bats and ravens because they are traditionally associated with witchcraft, or because they are beautiful and intelligent creatures...

I don't know if I like cats, bats and ravens because they are traditionally associated with witchcraft, or because they are beautiful and intelligent creatures...

Hand Carved Wooden Bird Mobile, Crow or Raven Fan Carving Woodwork, Gothic Home Decor, Black Bird Gift, Rock Music Fan Art, Mid Century Bird by MyFanbirds on Etsy

Hand Carved Wooden Bird Mobile, Crow or Raven Fan Carving Woodwork, Gothic Home Decor, Black Bird Gift, Rock Music Fan Art, Mid Century Bird by MyFanbirds on Etsy

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