In the world we live in with war, terrorism and violence reported all the time in the media, there are reported cases of people being possessed in the corners of the world, an idea that has only been kept alive in the movies and tv shows we watch today. But what is possession, and can it be real?
The revered status that phone and tablet apps are given is scary when you think about how very few people question what these apps are telling you, it’s just assumed as truth and what are the chances this is by design?
Breathing sounds close by while alone in a house, spontaneous exploding lightbulb, back bird found in a closed off room with no obvious signs of entry and black shadows hovering over beds at night.
The night of October 31st thrills and scares kids alike with tales of ghosts, witches, werewolves, monsters and the undead supposedly able to walk among the living one one night a year.
Jervis Street shopping centre is the site of the old Jervis Street Hospital. To date there have been many stories of reported ghostly apparitions, disembodied voices, to children singing when no one was around.
With a long history of helping sick children, the Lilenfeld children’s hospital’s history came to an end in 2018 but before that there were many stories of shadows walking around the building and voices being heard.
Three odd deaths all with a similar pattern all linked to the Rhetoric House room in St. Patrick’s College.
Captain John McNiell Boyd was lost at sea, Boyd’s faithful dog rested on Boyd’s grave and starved to death, and to this day Boyd’s dog is reported to still be seen around St. Patrick’s Cathedral.
Baba Yaga is a very distinctive figure in Eastern folklore who is reported to help lost travellers or eat them when they stumble upon her hut in the woods.
Invisible hands forcing vehicles off the road leading to tragedy and disembodied hairy hands trying to get into a parked caravan in the middle of the night.
Child apparitions, to a yearly scheduled ghostly appearance. Ballyseede castle has a rich history of ghostly goings on throughout the castle.
Cobh, a coastal town that has witnessed many historical events from the last stop of the Titanic to the sinking of a German U-boat, a lot of these events have touched the Commodore Hotel as it’s now known.
With a phantom dog, spirit of a murdered boy and the wandering spirit looking for his true love, Rathfarnham castle has more than a few haunting tales to tell.
With the prospect of not being able to afford a high class partner for their daughter, a mother and father plan to rob a stranger with dire consequences.
A long history from Druids to modern days guests unexpectedly experiencing poltergeist activity at the castle.
Two warring clans, young love and a tragic death is said to be the cause of the many ghostly experiences reported at Ross Castle.
On a cold dark night a stranger on horseback arrived at Loftus Hall which starts the infamous legend of Loftus Hall and a close encounter with the Devil.
An unknown entity of unknown origin when provoked has been reported to appear with a foul smell, ghoulish appearance and spine chilling physical interaction.
While workers are in the process of demolishing an tenement building that has fallen into disrepair they begin to have ghostly encounters with what they describe as a main in a butcher's apron.
Said to mark the passing of someone close to whoever hears the Banshee's wail.