Category: Superstition & Oddities

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...

Ancient, Secret Hindu Yoga

There are two types of yoga. The most common form is the type of yoga practiced at various schools or social interest places where there is a course on instruction for a few weeks. Usually, people pay a reasonable cost for the classes, but some teachers demand exorbitant, unreasonable high tuition. The first type of yoga starts with the lotus position(sitting straight upright with crossed over legs), with some deep breathing in and out. Sometimes, there is also a little meditation or contemplation about the lotus position and temporarily emptying the mind of worries and problems.

Black Cats and Witches

In some areas where people live, black cats that are completely black in fur, are a rarity, and this factor adds to their mysterious trait. Also, in the night, a black cat can be practically invisible, so people in the darkness see just the two eyes of the...

Can Crystals Really Heal?

Crystals are gaining popularity again not for decorative purposes but healing properties. If you’re in social media, scrolling down your Facebook and Instagram feed can show you the hashtag healing crystals everywhere. From large stones to pendants and rings, the radiant look of beautiful rocks that are...