CELTIC MYTHOLOGY

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DIAN-CECHT

Picture of the Celtic Healer God DIAN-CECHT from our Celtic mythology image library. Illustration by Chas Saunders.

Celtic Healer God

Also known as Dian-Cécht

God of Healing specializing in body parts

Like so many Celtic Gods he has a cauldron. This one is full of magic potions, so very handy for replacing lost hands (see NUADA.)

He is also particularly good at eye surgery and can replace human eyes with those of a cat.

DIAN-CECHT FACTS AND FIGURES

Name : DIAN-CECHT
Location : Western Europe
Gender : Male
Type : deity
In charge of : Healing
Celebration or Feast Day : Unknown at present
Good/Evil Rating : GOOD, quite approachable
Pronunciation : Coming soon
Alternative names : Dian-Cécht
Popularity index : 6672
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Article last updated on 15 August 2014 by Rowan Allen.

Editors: Peter J Allen, Chas Saunders

References: Coming soon.

Cite this article:

Saunders, Chas, and Peter J. Allen, eds. "DIAN-CECHT: God of Healing from Celtic mythology." Godchecker. Godchecker/CID, 15 Aug. 2014. Web. 1 September 2014.

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