Irish Culture @ BellaOnline http://www.bellaonline.com/Site/irishculture Do you live in Ireland or count that island as part of your genetic or spiritual heritage? The Irish culture site celebrates how this heritage is both timeless and moved with the times. Ireland truly is a place where the modern meets the mythic. en-us Copyright 2014 BellaOnline.com All Rights Reserved. Thu, 31 Jul 2014 03:55:42 EST 240 http://www.bellaonline.com/images/logo.jpg Irish Culture @ BellaOnline http://irishculture.bellaonline.com Generosity Is a Way of Irish Life http://www.bellaonline.com/articles/art5317.asp According to the Charities Aid Foundation, Ireland has featured in the top ten most generous countries in the world since 2010. This was despite, or perhaps even because, of the economic austerity measures and recession. Wed, 30 Jul 2014 08:41:52 EST Recipe For A Celtic Feast http://www.bellaonline.com/articles/art30862.asp A recent Celtic Blessing celebrating the renewal of a couple's wedding vows included the four essential elements for making the Celtic Blessing an authentic Irish feast. Tue, 22 Jul 2014 06:10:00 EST Understanding the Celtic Calendar http://www.bellaonline.com/articles/art57258.asp The Celtic calendar, or Wheel of the Year as it is sometimes called, is also reflected in modern Irish culture. The old Cross Quarter Days still give their Irish names to the months of February, May, August and November. Tue, 15 Jul 2014 15:50:52 EST