Ghosts Archive

  • In Dostoevsky’s Crime and Punishment, the character Svidrigailov gets a visit from the wife he has murdered. “You’ve forgotten to wind the dining room clock,” she tells him. Ghosts in Russia are not always so pragmatic. Some of them are quite frightening. Some ghosts are part of traditional folklore. One […]

    Russian Ghosts & Superstitions!

    In Dostoevsky’s Crime and Punishment, the character Svidrigailov gets a visit from the wife he has murdered. “You’ve forgotten to wind the dining room clock,” she tells him. Ghosts in Russia are not always so pragmatic. Some of them are quite frightening. Some ghosts are part of traditional folklore. One […]

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  • The Castle of Good Hope is the oldest and largest of South Africa’s colonial buildings. Work on the castle began in 1666, and it was occupied in 1674. At that time, it was so close to the sea that the moat was filled by the high tide. It should have […]

    South Africa’s Castle Of Good Hope!

    The Castle of Good Hope is the oldest and largest of South Africa’s colonial buildings. Work on the castle began in 1666, and it was occupied in 1674. At that time, it was so close to the sea that the moat was filled by the high tide. It should have […]

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  • Navajo Ghost Witchcraft & Tabbos: Do not cross the path of a coyote because you will have band luck or be in danger. Do not go where you hear an owl hoot at night, or look at an owl in the daylight because owls are spies for the evil spirits. […]

    Navajo Ghosts, Witchcraft & Taboos!

    Navajo Ghost Witchcraft & Tabbos: Do not cross the path of a coyote because you will have band luck or be in danger. Do not go where you hear an owl hoot at night, or look at an owl in the daylight because owls are spies for the evil spirits. […]

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  • The legend of La Llorona (pronounced “LAH yoh ROH nah”), Spanish for the Weeping Woman, has been a part of Hispanic culture in the Southwest since the days of the conquistadores. The tall, thin spirit is said to be blessed with natural beauty and long flowing black hair. Wearing a […]

    La Llorona – ”The Weeping Woman”

    The legend of La Llorona (pronounced “LAH yoh ROH nah”), Spanish for the Weeping Woman, has been a part of Hispanic culture in the Southwest since the days of the conquistadores. The tall, thin spirit is said to be blessed with natural beauty and long flowing black hair. Wearing a […]

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  • Hollywood Forever Cemetery 6000 Santa Monica Blvd, Hollywood, California 90038 Tour the multitude of graves at the Hollywood Forever CemeteryIf you want to see several stars all in one place, then the place to go is the Hollywood Forever Cemetery. Of course, the stars that you’ll see there are all […]

    Hollywood Forever Cemetery!

    Hollywood Forever Cemetery 6000 Santa Monica Blvd, Hollywood, California 90038 Tour the multitude of graves at the Hollywood Forever CemeteryIf you want to see several stars all in one place, then the place to go is the Hollywood Forever Cemetery. Of course, the stars that you’ll see there are all […]

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  • The bridge with the highest number of suicides in the world is located in San Francisco. Yes, it is the Golden Gate Bridge. At a cost of $35 million, the 1.7 mile structure was opened on May 27th, 1937. About ten weeks later, Harold B Wobler left his job on […]

    San Francisco’s Haunted Golden Gate Bridge!

    The bridge with the highest number of suicides in the world is located in San Francisco. Yes, it is the Golden Gate Bridge. At a cost of $35 million, the 1.7 mile structure was opened on May 27th, 1937. About ten weeks later, Harold B Wobler left his job on […]

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  • A psychic detective is defined as a person who investigates crimes by using their claimed paranormal psychic abilities. A number of people claim they have psychic abilities that have allowed them to assist police in solving kidnapping and murder cases, or locating a corpse. Police departments generally state they do […]

    Psychic Detectives!

    A psychic detective is defined as a person who investigates crimes by using their claimed paranormal psychic abilities. A number of people claim they have psychic abilities that have allowed them to assist police in solving kidnapping and murder cases, or locating a corpse. Police departments generally state they do […]

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  • Eccentric millionaire Fredrick Loren and his 4th wife, Annabelle, have invited 5 people to the house on Haunted Hill for a “haunted House” party. Whoever will stay in the house for one night will earn ten thousand dollars each. As the night progresses, all the guests are trapped inside the […]

    Watch ”The House On Haunted Hill”

    Eccentric millionaire Fredrick Loren and his 4th wife, Annabelle, have invited 5 people to the house on Haunted Hill for a “haunted House” party. Whoever will stay in the house for one night will earn ten thousand dollars each. As the night progresses, all the guests are trapped inside the […]

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  • There are many references to ghosts in Chinese culture. Even Confucius said, “Respect ghosts and gods, but keep away from them.” Many of the Chinese ghost beliefs have been accepted by neighboring cultures, notably Japan and south-east Asia. Ghost beliefs are closely associated with the traditional Chinese religion based on […]

    Chinese Ghosts – Myth, Legends & Realities!

    There are many references to ghosts in Chinese culture. Even Confucius said, “Respect ghosts and gods, but keep away from them.” Many of the Chinese ghost beliefs have been accepted by neighboring cultures, notably Japan and south-east Asia. Ghost beliefs are closely associated with the traditional Chinese religion based on […]

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  • By Katie Davies Return to Amityville: Eldest son of family terrorized by ‘possessed’ Long Island home reveals he is STILL haunted by his ordealDanny Lutz, who was 10 when his family moved into 112 Ocean Avenue, has spoken for the first time about what happened in the house The 47-year-old […]

    Return To Amityville!

    By Katie Davies Return to Amityville: Eldest son of family terrorized by ‘possessed’ Long Island home reveals he is STILL haunted by his ordealDanny Lutz, who was 10 when his family moved into 112 Ocean Avenue, has spoken for the first time about what happened in the house The 47-year-old […]

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