Tag: Occult

Occult relates to magickal powers and actions, including witchcraft and astrology.

Mr Fox’s “Mendle”, a song inspired by Pendle Witch Trials

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DOM COOPER looks Mr Fox's "Mendle" - a track inspired by the Pendle Witch Trials of 1612

Walpurgis Night: What is it and why is it spooky?

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Walpurgis Night aka Walpurgisnacht
Walpurgis Night - 30th April - is a spooky event named after a British saint

Human skin covered books, the real story

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Human Skin Covered Books
The practice of human skin covered books was real and more mainstream than we realise, says guest writer JON KANEKO-JAMES

The Lower Quinton Witchcraft Murder

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Lower Quinton Witchcraft Murder? Was witchcraft the motive behind the grisly murder of Charles Walton, asks guest writer CLAIRE ATKINSON.

Olympic mascot John Dee occult link

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I don't wish to be alarmist but I fear that the the official London 2012 Olympic and Paralympic mascots may have been inspired by the work of a 16th Century occultist

Helen Duncan, the fate of Britain’s last jailed witch

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Helen Duncan
Helen Duncan (1897-1956) was the last person to be imprisoned under the British Witchcraft Act 1735. We looked at how this happened...

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Screaming Lord Sutch does Jack the Ripper

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Haunted High Wycombe author EDDIE BRAZIL picks five most haunted places in the Buckinghamshire town

Top 7 Judas Priest Horror-inspired tracks

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Choosing the best paranormal team to investigate your haunted home

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Got ghosts? MICKEY GOCOOL provides advice on how to ensure you pick the best paranormal team possible to investigate your haunting...