As a protector of horses, Epona was held in high esteem by all Gauls, and even the visiting Romans thought it best to offer her lumps of sugar now and again.
She rides side-saddle so is a bit behind in the equestrian department. In fact there are those who believe Epona is actually the pony, and the woman rider is just someone she is giving a lift to.
Epona Facts and Figures
Pronunciation: Coming soon
Celebration or Feast Day: Unknown at present
In charge of: Horses
Area of expertise: Horses
Good/Evil Rating: OKAY, not bad
Popularity index: 1901
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Article last revised on May 23, 2019 by Rowan Allen.
Editors: Peter J. Allen, Chas Saunders
References: Coming soon.