The Occult Archive

  • An interesting video compilation of paranormal clips guaranteed to get you thinking. Are they real? Are they fake? You decide (but keep the lights on whilst you do). Enjoy!

    Supernatural Videos – Make Up Your Own Minds!

    An interesting video compilation of paranormal clips guaranteed to get you thinking. Are they real? Are they fake? You decide (but keep the lights on whilst you do). Enjoy!

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  • Scrying (also called seeing or peeping) is a magic practice that involves seeing things psychically in a medium, usually for purposes of obtaining spiritual visions and less often for purposes of divination or fortune-telling. The most common media used are reflective, translucent, or luminescent substances such as crystals, stones, glass, […]

    Scrying – A Look Into The Future!

    Scrying (also called seeing or peeping) is a magic practice that involves seeing things psychically in a medium, usually for purposes of obtaining spiritual visions and less often for purposes of divination or fortune-telling. The most common media used are reflective, translucent, or luminescent substances such as crystals, stones, glass, […]

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  • ”Everyone was very worried when they found out,” Sapari said. ”The families were very upset.” The villagers hatched a plan to stake out the cemetery the following night to catch the perpetrators red-handed if they returned. But the plot never played out. Word had got around and by afternoon the […]

    Indonesia’s Fixation With Black Magic!

    ”Everyone was very worried when they found out,” Sapari said. ”The families were very upset.” The villagers hatched a plan to stake out the cemetery the following night to catch the perpetrators red-handed if they returned. But the plot never played out. Word had got around and by afternoon the […]

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  • Ectoplasm (from the Greek ektos, meaning “outside”, and plasma, meaning “something formed or molded”) is a term coined by Charles Richet to denote a substance or spiritual energy “exteriorized” by physical mediums. Ectoplasm is said to be associated with the formation of spirits, and asserted to be an enabling factor […]

    Ectoplasm – So That’s What That Stuff Is!

    Ectoplasm (from the Greek ektos, meaning “outside”, and plasma, meaning “something formed or molded”) is a term coined by Charles Richet to denote a substance or spiritual energy “exteriorized” by physical mediums. Ectoplasm is said to be associated with the formation of spirits, and asserted to be an enabling factor […]

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  • You wake up unable to move, barely able to breathe… you feel an oppressive weight on your chest… and you sense some evil presence in the room… The old hag strikes! A reader writes: About a year and a half ago, I was awoken in the night by a strong, […]

    The ”Old Hag” Syndrome!

    You wake up unable to move, barely able to breathe… you feel an oppressive weight on your chest… and you sense some evil presence in the room… The old hag strikes! A reader writes: About a year and a half ago, I was awoken in the night by a strong, […]

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  • A modern vampire storyMany popular books on ghosts, like the book called “The Highgate Vampire”, mention a vampire which purportedly haunted Highgate Cemetery in the early 1970s. The growth of its reputation, which can be traced through contemporary media reports and subsequent books by two participants, Seán Manchester and David […]

    The Highgate Vampire!

    A modern vampire storyMany popular books on ghosts, like the book called “The Highgate Vampire”, mention a vampire which purportedly haunted Highgate Cemetery in the early 1970s. The growth of its reputation, which can be traced through contemporary media reports and subsequent books by two participants, Seán Manchester and David […]

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  • Nature spirits which include elementals are believed to be various types of beings or spirits which inhabit Nature. The belief in their existence was almost universal in the ancient era of religions which embodied animism. This belief still exists among many people who believe that all things possess life, which […]

    The Elusive & Mysterious Elementals!

    Nature spirits which include elementals are believed to be various types of beings or spirits which inhabit Nature. The belief in their existence was almost universal in the ancient era of religions which embodied animism. This belief still exists among many people who believe that all things possess life, which […]

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  • The concept of death as a sentient entity has existed in many societies since the beginning of history. In English, Death is often given the name Grim Reaper and, from the 15th century onwards, came to be shown as a skeletal figure carrying a large scythe and clothed in a […]

    The Grim Reaper – Death Personified!

    The concept of death as a sentient entity has existed in many societies since the beginning of history. In English, Death is often given the name Grim Reaper and, from the 15th century onwards, came to be shown as a skeletal figure carrying a large scythe and clothed in a […]

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  • Although it is most frequently seen as a coyote, wolf, owl, fox, or crow, the yee naaldlooshii is said to have the power to assume the form of any animal they choose, depending on what kind of abilities they need. Witches use the form for expedient travel, especially to the […]

    Skinwalkers – Who Or What Are They?

    Although it is most frequently seen as a coyote, wolf, owl, fox, or crow, the yee naaldlooshii is said to have the power to assume the form of any animal they choose, depending on what kind of abilities they need. Witches use the form for expedient travel, especially to the […]

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  • A March 2011 episode of Destination: Truth focused on a Banshee, or a “hotbed” of Banshees at Duckett’s Grove Castle in County Carlow, Ireland. Looking for a Banshee is like looking for a Guardian Angel. (The spiritual kind, not the Guardian Angels organized by Curtis Sliwa and his wife.) A […]

    The Wail Of The Banshee!

    A March 2011 episode of Destination: Truth focused on a Banshee, or a “hotbed” of Banshees at Duckett’s Grove Castle in County Carlow, Ireland. Looking for a Banshee is like looking for a Guardian Angel. (The spiritual kind, not the Guardian Angels organized by Curtis Sliwa and his wife.) A […]

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