Interviews and Articles

I have had the pleasure of being interviewed on television programmes, radio and print media nationwide. Here is a selection below for you to enjoy.

TV Interviews

Finnish musician Sami Yaffa invited us to bring alive the myths and legends of the Sacred Site of the Hill of Uisneach as part of his series ‘Sami Yaffa: Sound Tracker’ in 2019. His series discovers the power of music and indigenous communities world wide.

We share the mysteries of the Sacred Site of the Hill of Tara with UK cricketer and car lover Freddie Flintoff and his partner in travels Rob, as part of his BBC ‘Freddie Fries Again’ series in 2018. Join us from 7.20 minutes in ’til 14.23 minutes.

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Imbolc: The fire Within (RTE)

As Ireland celebrates St Brigid’s Day, this film celebrates the Celtic festival of Imbolc, which marks the rebirth of the earth, between the winter solstice and spring equinox. Dr. Karen Ward introduces the meanings and relevance of this indigenous Celtic Festival today.


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RTÉ Brainstorm Articles

‘How the Irish Celts invented Halloween’ by Dr. Karen Ward.

Marking the Winter Solstice’s shortest day and longest night by Dr. Karen Ward

‘How the Celtic festival of Imbolg marks the first day of spring’ by Dr. Karen Ward.

‘Today’s Spring Equinox: more light, less darkness’ by Dr. Karen Ward.

‘How Bealtaine marks the start of summer in Ireland’ by Dr. Karen Ward.

‘Summer Solstice: the longest day and shortest night of the year’ by Dr. Karen Ward

‘The joys of Lúnasa’ by Dr. Karen Ward.

‘Autumn Equinox: a time of equal night and day’ by Dr. Karen Ward.

Naturally Good Health Magazine

Spring Clean Your Body & Mind – click on the image to read the article (Published Feb 2021)

Cold Dark Winter, Bright Silver Linings  – click on the image above to read the article (Published Nov 2020)

Self Care for Busy People in the Autumn – click on the image above to read the article (Published Aug 2020)