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Charm entitled 'Eolas Beum Sula' [actually 'Mallachd'], c1870

Identifier: Coll-97/CW7/49

Scope and Contents

Charm entitled 'Eolas Beum Sula' [Exorcism of the Eye] but the text corresponds with 'Mallachd' or 'A Malediction' as found in Carmina Gadelica, vol. II. The charm begins 'Thainig di[th]ist a mach a dorust na cathrach neomh' and a note states that Colum Cille [St Columba] was able to heal men and animals.


  • Creation: c1870

Language of Materials


Conditions Governing Access

This material is unrestricted.


From the Series: 39 folios ; 26.3 x 22.1 cm

Physical Location


Physical Location

folio 38v, line 7 to folio 38v, line 17


Carmichael, Alexander, Carmina Gadelica, vol. II (Edinburgh, 1900), pp 60-61.

Repository Details

Part of the University of Edinburgh Library Heritage Collections Repository

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