Annwn

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Annwn

land of joy and beauty without disease or death. [Welsh Lit.: Mabinogion]
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Pwyll Pendevic Dyfed, the hero, undergoes magical trials before emerging as the Head of Annwfn and consort of the Great Queen, before she gives birth to the hero Pryderi.
Rhys surveys the oldest Welsh poetry alluding to Arthur, which shows him as a mysterious hero undertaking supernatural quests, such as that for the cauldron of Hades in the poem Preiddeu Annwfn (xxii-xiv).