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Seo am prìomh làrach-lìn air son ath-bheòthachadh na Gàidhlig ann an Ceanndachaidh! Thigibh a-steach air son naidheachd, aistean, is tachartasan fhaicinn a tha ceangailte ris a’ Ghàidhlig; ballrachd-choimhearsnachd fhaighinn; no tabhartasan a dhèanamh air son na cùise.
Tha ceithir duilleag aig an làrach-lìn seo: duilleag dhachaidh, far a bheil sibh a-nis; duilleag mu ar dèidhinn, far a bheil fiosrachadh mu dhèidhinn a’ pròiseict againn agus mu na tachartasan againn; am bloga, far a bheil postaichean bloga a chuir sinn suas; agus duilleag chonaltraidh, far a bheil am fiosrachadh conaltraidh againn. Tha sinn an dòchas gun còrd e ribh!
Suas leis a’ Ghàidhlig, sìos leis a’ ghealachd, is na Ceanndachaidhich abù – mar bu nòs, is mar bu chòir!
This is the foremost website for the revival of Scottish Gaelic in Kentucky! Enter to see news, essays, and events connected with Gaelic; become a member of our community; or make contributions to our cause.
This website has four pages: the homepage, where you are now; the ‘about us’ page, where you’ll find information about our project and events; the blog, where you’ll find blog posts we’ve put up; and the contact page, where you’ll find our contact information. Enjoy!
Up with Gaelic, down with cultural hegemony, and glory to the people of Kentucky – as per tradition, and as it should be!
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