Lokrum is a haunted island located very close to the Dubrovnik, Croatia. Its documented history dates back to 1023 when the island was given to Benedictines who were the first owners of the island. Dark side of the story starts when it was sold to Dubrovnik authorities in 1798. That's when the Benedictines apparently to cursed the island. Some say they cursed it out of revenge while others believe the curse was created accidentally in the process of mourning. Supposedly, they walked around the island holding candles upside down while saying prayers the entire night.
The following is the true story I was told by one of my friends. Truthfully, I hope you are ready for this because it is one of those bizarre and scary yet sad stories. Events took place in the middle of the 20th century to my friend’s family. It was evening when parents put their daughter to sleep and soon they went to bed as well. In the middle of the night, parents were awoken from their sleep by their daughter.“I’m scared”
This phenomenon is more common than you might expect, therefore there are several theories on what it could be. Theories range from the psychological (sleep deprivation, hypogognic state, mental disorders) to paranormal. However, if we feel as if psychological factors do not apply to our situation and if there are other unexplained phenomena occurring as well, we search further and end up with paranormal theories. From spirits to doppelgangers, there are numerous paranormal explanations for such phenomenon.
A bunch of unexplained phenomenon occurred at the building I used to live in as a child. Interestingly, majority of experiences from that building share certain similarities; imitation of living people to be more specific. The following is the true story which makes me feel pretty uneasy till this day.
Have you ever heard your loved ones calling your name only to find out they never did? I'm going to raise this question ever further! Have you ever had a full conversation with what you thought were your loved ones when in reality it was nothing?! These are the types of experiences which used to occur at the building I used to live in with several people reporting it. The following is the true story that happened to one of my closest friends.
Weird images captured in the skies over Kingstanding by photographer
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In a caption alongside the video – which was uploaded to video sharing site Newsflare earlier this week – the man explained: “I was in a car with my brother, him driving and I was at the back gazing at natural wonders. “Then I saw this waterfall falling out of the sky like rain."
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Do you believe in the paranormal? This map charts supernatural and spooky sightings around Nottinghamshire, and some of them are enough to really raise the hairs on the back of your neck. Put together by the British Bigfoot Research Group, the map relies on submissions from members of the public who submit the details of what they have seen and heard for others to see.
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Sometimes you eat the catfish, and sometimes the catfish falls from the sky and smacks you in the face.
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