Welsh Mythology

The Gods and Spirits of Wales


Welsh legendary place

Also known as Abred, Achren, Annwfn

The Welsh Otherworld

Ruled by Arawn.

As permanent rest homes go, it has a five star rating. Amenities include a magic cauldron presided over by nine maidens which has total restorative properties. A fountain of wine. Splendid gardens and orchards. Excellent bird-spotting facilities. Unique weather settings which render central heating obsolete.

There is only one rule. Do not attempt to touch or steal the cauldron. Any attempt is doomed to failure — with the emphasis on Doom.

Annwn Facts and Figures

Name: Annwn
Pronunciation: Coming soon
Alternative names: Abred, Achren, Annwfn

Gender: Sorry, we don't know
Type: legendary place
Area or people: Welsh
Celebration or Feast Day: Unknown at present

Role: Unknown at present

Good/Evil Rating: NEUTRAL, may not care
Popularity index: 5952

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Article last revised on May 19, 2019 by Rowan Allen.
Editors: Peter J. Allen, Chas Saunders

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