The Occult Archive

  • Kuchisake-Onna Japan has a wealth of creepy ghost stories, but this one is particularly chilling. Today’s topic is Kuchisake-Onna, the Slit-Mouthed Woman. This ghost legend crosses over into the realm of urban legend and may have some basis in fact. The original story of Kuchisake-Onna comes from the Heian period […]

    ”Am I Pretty?” – Japan’s Terrifying Kuchisake-Onna!

    Kuchisake-Onna Japan has a wealth of creepy ghost stories, but this one is particularly chilling. Today’s topic is Kuchisake-Onna, the Slit-Mouthed Woman. This ghost legend crosses over into the realm of urban legend and may have some basis in fact. The original story of Kuchisake-Onna comes from the Heian period […]

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  • It’s a mysterious book that in its day was believed to contain all human knowledge. But why did medieval people believe that the author sold his soul to the devil to be able to write it? The “Devil’s Bible,” a behemoth volume weighing in at 165 pounds, believed to have […]

    The Devil’s Bible!

    It’s a mysterious book that in its day was believed to contain all human knowledge. But why did medieval people believe that the author sold his soul to the devil to be able to write it? The “Devil’s Bible,” a behemoth volume weighing in at 165 pounds, believed to have […]

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  • Warner Brothers had lots of young, talented actors under contract in the 1950s and fan magazines like Modern Screen had tremendous influence in those days. A fan mag could send a reporter to any given studio and demand an interview with top-tier talent. The studios would often arrange dates for […]

    The Curse Of ‘Rebel Without A Cause’

    Warner Brothers had lots of young, talented actors under contract in the 1950s and fan magazines like Modern Screen had tremendous influence in those days. A fan mag could send a reporter to any given studio and demand an interview with top-tier talent. The studios would often arrange dates for […]

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  • Hauntings evidence of ghostly apparaitions, demonic hauntings, destructive poltergeists and more guaranteed to chill you to the bone. As Shakespeare said ”There are more things in heaven and earth, Horatio, Than are dreamt of in your philosophy.”

    Ghosts, Spirits & Demonic Activity Caught On Film!

    Hauntings evidence of ghostly apparaitions, demonic hauntings, destructive poltergeists and more guaranteed to chill you to the bone. As Shakespeare said ”There are more things in heaven and earth, Horatio, Than are dreamt of in your philosophy.”

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  • Rageh Omaar travels over three continents, to investigate the Turin Shroud, from both a scientific and historic perspective. He talks with leading scientists, who have studied the Shroud extensively; most notably, John Jackson, who has made the study of the Shroud his life’s work.

    The Shroud Of Turin – Full Length Documentary!

    Rageh Omaar travels over three continents, to investigate the Turin Shroud, from both a scientific and historic perspective. He talks with leading scientists, who have studied the Shroud extensively; most notably, John Jackson, who has made the study of the Shroud his life’s work.

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  • Haitian Vodou (also known as Voodoo in the United States) is a syncretic mixture of Roman Catholic rituals introduced during the French colonial period, African beliefs, with roots in the Yoruba, Kongo and Dahomey mythology, and folkloric influence from the indigenous Taino Amerindians that once populated the island. It is […]

    The Gods Of Haitian Vodou (a.k.a Voodoo)!

    Haitian Vodou (also known as Voodoo in the United States) is a syncretic mixture of Roman Catholic rituals introduced during the French colonial period, African beliefs, with roots in the Yoruba, Kongo and Dahomey mythology, and folkloric influence from the indigenous Taino Amerindians that once populated the island. It is […]

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  • A fascinating documentary on sleep paralysis and the connection to paranormal activity in the form of ghosts and demons. On a personal note, I have experienced this pheneomena once myself. In 2007 my wife and I had gone to bed as usual. Nothing out of the ordinary that evening until […]

    The Entity – Sleep Paralysis (Full Documentary)!

    A fascinating documentary on sleep paralysis and the connection to paranormal activity in the form of ghosts and demons. On a personal note, I have experienced this pheneomena once myself. In 2007 my wife and I had gone to bed as usual. Nothing out of the ordinary that evening until […]

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  • In Towns like Hafnarfjörður and Reykjavik, Iceland a large percent of the population believe in elves, ghosts and other paranormal entities. In fact, many claim to have seen them, and some even claim to engage in frequent contact with them. This rare documentary is the first outside look at the […]

    Investigation Into the Invisible World – Fairies, Elves & Sea Monsters In Iceland!

    In Towns like Hafnarfjörður and Reykjavik, Iceland a large percent of the population believe in elves, ghosts and other paranormal entities. In fact, many claim to have seen them, and some even claim to engage in frequent contact with them. This rare documentary is the first outside look at the […]

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  • A Do It Yourself Guide to Communicating with the Dead By Lori Lothian In the recent movie, What Dreams May Come, Robin Williams plays a man who dies and attempts to communicate with his wife in a dramatic scene of automatic writing that understandably pushes an already frazzled widow over […]

    A Do It Yourself Guide To Communicating With The Dead!

    A Do It Yourself Guide to Communicating with the Dead By Lori Lothian In the recent movie, What Dreams May Come, Robin Williams plays a man who dies and attempts to communicate with his wife in a dramatic scene of automatic writing that understandably pushes an already frazzled widow over […]

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  • Robert Kirk wrote the Secret Commonwealth in 1691. The book is an essay on the nature and social structure of supernatural beings or fairies. Kirk’s work was not encyclopaedic; he wrote from personal experience. As Robert was a seventh son, he was said to have been gifted with second sight. […]

    The Fairies Of Doon Hill!

    Robert Kirk wrote the Secret Commonwealth in 1691. The book is an essay on the nature and social structure of supernatural beings or fairies. Kirk’s work was not encyclopaedic; he wrote from personal experience. As Robert was a seventh son, he was said to have been gifted with second sight. […]

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