Who was Epona?

Epona was the Celtic goddess of horses. The name Epona comes from Gaulish, a member of the Celtic family. Gaulish was spoken over much of continental north-western Europe including modern France, Belgium, Holland, Switzerland, Austria, and Germany. Map of Gaul during Julius Caesar Epona is known to be one of a very few Gaulish deities whose names were spread to the rest of the Roman Empire. This seems to have happened because Roman cavalry units stationed in Gaul followed Her and adopted her as their Patroness. This may have started because many of the cavalry troops were conscripted from Gaul as they were superb horsemen. Epona had a shrine in almost every stable of the Roman empire – in fa

Featured Posts
Posts Are Coming Soon
Stay tuned...
Recent Posts
Search By Tags
Follow Us
  • Facebook Basic Square
  • Twitter Basic Square
  • Google+ Basic Square



  • White Facebook Icon
  • White Instagram Icon
  • White YouTube Icon
  • White Twitter Icon
  • White Tumblr Icon
  • White Pinterest Icon
  • White Google+ Icon



Los Angeles, CA

©2020 Vis à Vis Jewelry. All rights reserved