Author: Steve Paslow

A Brief Study of Chinese Feng Shui

  The ancient Chinese believed in all sorts of things. Of special concern to the Chinese civilization were the forces of the wind and the water and the name “feng shui” means “the way of the wind and the water”. Originally, feng shui was concerned about living...

Ghosts of Pittsburgh PA and Suburbs During The Revolutionary War and Before

In the United States of America, in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania there are a few old historical, sites as that date from 1776-the year of the American Revolution War against Great Britain and before. People who visit these areas often do not know about a great number of reports that deal with the hauntings of spirits of the dead that are intertwined in their history.

For instance, consider the area of western Pennsylvania, during the time of the French and Indian War (1754-1763) that was a theater of the Seven Years War, whereby the North American colonies of the British Empire and their Native American Indian allies fought against the colonies of the French Empire and their Native American allies. At the beginning of the war, the French settlements had a population of approximately 60,000 settlers, paling in comparison to 2 million individuals in the British sectors. The outnumbered French were strongly dependent upon the North American Indian tribes.

Ghosts of the American Civil War

The Civil War of the United States of America began on April 12, 1861 and ended on May 9, 1865. At one time, America was split into two halves. The Northern half of the country were the original states of the Union government. Those states were under...

Tibet and Legendary Magical Performers

Tibet is a Buddhist eastern Asian nation that was forcibly incorporated into The People’s Republic of China on October 6, 1950 to complete annexation by May 23, 1951 under the armies of Chinese Chairman Mao Zedong. Also, on May 23, 1951 the government of Tibet was very...

Occultism Magic of Ancient Egypt

Ancient Egypt was rife with the practice of magical spells and the occult. For many centuries, Europeans considered Egypt as a country where secrets of magical arts were preserved and taught, more than any other country.. Part of this belief was based on the fact that for...

Magical Words, Circles, Symbols, Colors, And Metals

In the world of the occult arts, there are beliefs that certain words, circles, symbols, and colors have magical powers since ancient times to the present day. A very small sample of magical words include the following: “abracadabra”, “alackazam”, alackazoom”, and “hocus pocus”. The full magical phrase of the first word is “Abra, Kadabra, and Alakazam”. “Abracadabra” is ancient Aramatic for “father, son, and holy spirit” and seems to be referring to the Christian Holy Trinity: God the Father, God the Son, and God the Holy Spirit”. Other people claim “Abracadabra” is ancient Hebrew for “It came to pass as it was spoken”

Occultism and Magic of India

First, a few quick interesting facts about India are being presented. India is a big country that is the second most populated nation. The People’s Republic of China is the world’s most populous nation, and China and India are right next to each other. At one time,...

Medieval Legends of Jesus Christ in Ancient England

There are stories from the Middle Ages about Jesus Christ visiting parts of ancient England, which includes Penzance, Falmouth, Saint Justin-Roseland and Looe, which are all in Cornwall, as well as Glastonbury in Somerset. There are legends ascribed to King Arthur that say Jesus Christ traveled to...

Ghosts of the Old American West

One of the most haunted places of the United States of America regarding the Old West is the Alamo which today is a big, very historical tourist site. The Alamo is a very old Spanish Christian mission and a mission is a special church built by Catholic...

A Study of Acupuncture

Acupuncture is an ancient Chinese medical practice that in recent times uses small and thin needles carefully inserted into various parts of the body to treat and eliminate certain pains, diseases, and sicknesses by promoting healing to the body. According to ancient Chinese beliefs; there is an...

Celebrities and Their Occult Experiences

The following article is a short listing of all the many, many celebrities that have been or are involved in supernatural occurrences or claim to have paranormal beliefs or both.The actress Sharon Stone recently wrote a book entitled “The Beauty of Living Twice”, which was published on...

The Bermuda Triangle (Devil’s Triangle) Disappearances Explained?

The Bermuda Triangle, also known as The Devil’s Triangle, is an area of the North Atlantic Ocean that comprises the southeastern coast of the USA, Bermuda, and the islands of the Greater Antilles (Cuba, Hispaniola, Jamaica, and Puerto Rico). The region is roughly triangular shaped and does...

Voodoo Analyzed

For centuries when slave ships came from Africa to the Americas, many captives brought over their native ancient religions, and in some cases occult practices and a knowledge of roots and herbs. Each large ethnic group of Africans had their own types of native religions, witchcraft, and medical...

Supernatural Fairies and Fairy Rings

Throughout the world, there are ancient and medieval, and a few centuries old legends of the fairies: very, very small human looking people. Europe seems to the place with the most stories on fairies. These super miniature people would live far away from the general; normal population....

Supernatural Claims of Various Taoist Priests

Since ancient times to present time, there have been a great many Chinese Taoist priests who claim to do a wide variety of paranormal; occult; magical feats. Taoist priests have claimed to perform exorcisms of demons and unwanted spirits inside of people, cause heavy rain and thunder...