The Occult Archive

  • The word “supernatural” was first used around 1520-30 AD. In the general scheme of things, people tend to associate the word with paranormal, religions and occultism. People tend to relate any occurrence which does not follow the law of physics or more figuratively, the existence of which is above and beyond nature. […]

    5 Haunting Supernatural Clips!

    The word “supernatural” was first used around 1520-30 AD. In the general scheme of things, people tend to associate the word with paranormal, religions and occultism. People tend to relate any occurrence which does not follow the law of physics or more figuratively, the existence of which is above and beyond nature. […]

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  • People have long seen faces in the Moon, in oddly-shaped vegetables and even burnt toast, but a Berlin-based group is scouring the planet via satellite imagery for human-like features. What’s behind our desire to see faces in our surroundings, asks Lauren Everitt. Most people have never heard of pareidolia. But […]

    Pareidolia: Why We See What We See!

    People have long seen faces in the Moon, in oddly-shaped vegetables and even burnt toast, but a Berlin-based group is scouring the planet via satellite imagery for human-like features. What’s behind our desire to see faces in our surroundings, asks Lauren Everitt. Most people have never heard of pareidolia. But […]

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  • Dorset is home to some weird and wonderful tales. Here are five you really should know. 1. Tarrant Gunville is home to a vampire William Doggett was the steward of Eastbury House in Tarrant Gunville in 1786. As the story goes, he dismantled part of the house after his master […]

    5 Bizarre Dorset Legends!

    Dorset is home to some weird and wonderful tales. Here are five you really should know. 1. Tarrant Gunville is home to a vampire William Doggett was the steward of Eastbury House in Tarrant Gunville in 1786. As the story goes, he dismantled part of the house after his master […]

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  • The most viewed collection of paranormal clips online all together in one place. Whilst not all seem believable, there is an extraordinary amount of footage contained within that will get you thinking…and will have you believing. Episode 1: Episode 2: Episode 3: Episode 4:

    Ghosts, Spirits & Demons 1-4!

    The most viewed collection of paranormal clips online all together in one place. Whilst not all seem believable, there is an extraordinary amount of footage contained within that will get you thinking…and will have you believing. Episode 1: Episode 2: Episode 3: Episode 4:

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  • In Romanian mythology, strigoi (English: striga, poltergeist) are the troubled souls of the dead rising from the grave. Some strigoi can be living people with certain magical properties. Some of the properties of the strigoi include: the ability to transform into an animal, invisibility, and the propensity to drain the […]

    The Romanian ‘Strigoi’!

    In Romanian mythology, strigoi (English: striga, poltergeist) are the troubled souls of the dead rising from the grave. Some strigoi can be living people with certain magical properties. Some of the properties of the strigoi include: the ability to transform into an animal, invisibility, and the propensity to drain the […]

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  • It is Britain’s own version of the X-files – a unit of experts who specialise in unravelling the origins of mysterious slimes, animals and objects found around the country. Tucked away in a quiet corner of the Natural History Museum in London are a series of laboratories that would not […]

    Britain’s X-Files!

    It is Britain’s own version of the X-files – a unit of experts who specialise in unravelling the origins of mysterious slimes, animals and objects found around the country. Tucked away in a quiet corner of the Natural History Museum in London are a series of laboratories that would not […]

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  • On the outskirts of Rio de Janeiro the eight-year-old daughter of a pastor is giving hope to believers in places where poverty is rife. In the slums of San Gonzalo, people flock to a small church where Alani Santos claims to exorcise demons and cure the sick. “When the little […]

    The 8 Year Old Brazilian Exorcist!

    On the outskirts of Rio de Janeiro the eight-year-old daughter of a pastor is giving hope to believers in places where poverty is rife. In the slums of San Gonzalo, people flock to a small church where Alani Santos claims to exorcise demons and cure the sick. “When the little […]

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  • The Haunted Caribbean – Paranormal Documentary Though the Caribbean is renowned for its cruises and hedonistic vacation resorts, the ghosts that haunt these islands, as well as the traditions used to both fend them off and call them to life, are a reminder that on every sun-kissed beach there may […]

    The Haunted Carribean!

    The Haunted Caribbean – Paranormal Documentary Though the Caribbean is renowned for its cruises and hedonistic vacation resorts, the ghosts that haunt these islands, as well as the traditions used to both fend them off and call them to life, are a reminder that on every sun-kissed beach there may […]

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  • The island is currently off limits to visitors — locals and tourists alike. After a short period of agricultural use following the closure of a large mental hospital in 1968 the island was completely abandoned, and has remained relatively untouched since then. The mental hospital in question was “built” in […]

    Italy’s Most Haunted Poveglia Island!

    The island is currently off limits to visitors — locals and tourists alike. After a short period of agricultural use following the closure of a large mental hospital in 1968 the island was completely abandoned, and has remained relatively untouched since then. The mental hospital in question was “built” in […]

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  • A thing of great evil that has never walked the world or the earth a human being. Servants and soldiers of the devil…the nameless one, enemies of angels, they are the bringers of death. For thousands of years there has been text and stories of demons and demonic possession. Even […]

    Demons & Possession – By Josh!

    A thing of great evil that has never walked the world or the earth a human being. Servants and soldiers of the devil…the nameless one, enemies of angels, they are the bringers of death. For thousands of years there has been text and stories of demons and demonic possession. Even […]

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