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The phenomenon happens too often to be ignored. These troublesome spirits have been with us for centuries. Their persistent banging and ... more »


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Phenomenon Ectoplasm is said to be formed by physical mediums when in a trance state. This material is excreted as a ... more »


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Mythology The application by English-speakers of this German word to the paranormal concept is relatively recent; Francis Grose’s Provincial Glossary of ... more »

Term Ghost

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Ghosts and the afterlife Further information: Soul (spirit), Psyche (psychology), Underworld, Hungry ghost and Psychopomp Further information: Ghost Festival, All Souls’ ... more »


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The Occult- (from the Latin word occultus “clandestine, hidden, secret”) is “knowledge of the hidden”. In common English usage, occult refers to ... more »

Stone Tape Theory

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The Stone Tape theory is the speculation that ghosts and hauntings are analogous to tape recordings, and that emotional or traumatic ... more »

Astral Projection

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Astral projection (or astral travel) is an interpretation of an out-of-body experience (OBE) that assumes the existence of an “astral body” ... more »


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Parapsychology is a pseudoscience concerned with the investigation of paranormal and psychic phenomena. Parapsychologists study telepathy, precognition, clairvoyance, psychokinesis, near-death experiences, ... more »

Out of Body Experiences

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An out-of-body experience (OBE or sometimes OOBE) is an experience that typically involves a sensation of floating outside one’s body and, ... more »

Spirit Guide

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“Spirit guide” is a term used by the Western tradition of Spiritualist Churches, mediums, and psychics to describe an entity that ... more »