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    Scottish Folklore - Beira Goddess of Winter

    By Rupert Shanks, Chief Storyteller
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    The Ancient Tale of Beira

    Beira

    One of Scotland’s most important legends, there are many versions of Beira’s story. Some say she resides in the tumultuous Gilf of Corryvreckan thoughout the Summer months. Some say she carved out our mountains with her mighty hammer!

    Aviemore local, Sarah Hobbes runs a storytelling experience, Strathspey Storywalks and shares with us an authoritative version of Beira’s story.

    Check out Strathspey Storywalks here.

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    Meet the Author: Rupert Shanks

    “After a spell in the corporate world in London Rupert decided to find a more rewarding way of life involving a closer connection to the outdoors and to his camera! Rupert produces a lot of the photography and video for Wilderness Scotland and works within the Marketing team.”

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