sacred springs

General - Fountains or springs said to possess. Some supernatural power or to be connected with some deity. In Arthurian and Carolingian lore, Merlin is said to have created fountains with magical properties. In Greek mythology, many fountains were created by deities or by fabulous creatures such as the flying horse, Pegasus, and many were inhabited by nymphs. Also called sacred springs, fountains or fountains.

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