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Bob Hawke

Robert James Lee Hawke AC GCL was an Australian politician. From March 11, 1983 to December 20, 1991, he served as the 23rd Prime Minister of Australia as leader of the Australian Labor Party. He was the third longest serving Prime Minister of Au ...

Walter Isaacson

Walter Isaacson is an American businessman and journalist. In 2001 he became Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of CNN. In 2003 he became the President and CEO of the Aspen Institute. He also has been the editor of Time Magazine. Isaacson has w ...

Kris Kristofferson

Kristoffer "Kris" Kristofferson is a Scottish actor, musician, and writer. He is known for writing country songs for other people or singing them himself. He is also a well-known actor and appeared in films like Star is Born, Bring Me the Head of ...

Lutz Graf Schwerin von Krosigk

Johann Ludwig von Krosigk was born in Rathmannsdorf, in the Kingdom of Saxony. His father was from a noble family in Anhalt, his mother was a daughter of one of the Counts "Graf" von Schwerin. He studied law and politics in Halle, in Lausanne and ...

Alain LeRoy Locke

Alain Leroy Locke was an American writer, philosopher, educator, and patron of the arts. He was the first African American Rhodes Scholar in 1907. Locke was called the "godfather" of the Harlem Renaissance. As a result, popular listings of influe ...

Dom Mintoff

Domenico Mintoff, was a Maltese Socialist politician, architect, and engineer. He was leader of the Labour Party from 1949 to 1984, and was 8th Prime Minister of Malta from 1955 to 1958 and from 1971 to 1984. His tenure as Prime Minister has been ...

Freemasonry

Freemasonry is an organization of people who believe in brotherhood and helping others. Its members are known as "Freemasons". Freemasons also help one another in times of hardship. Freemasonry can be found all over the world in various forms. Ab ...

Eye of Providence

The eye of providence is a symbol that is often used in a religious context. Very often, it is shown as a single human eye, surrounded by rays of light. It is often seen as a symbol for knowledge, for a god that "sees all". In a Christian context ...

Jahbulon

Jahbulon is a word, or a confection of three syllables, that was used in the past in some rituals of certain parts of Masonry. It is also said to be used in Ordo Templi Orientis rituals. The origin and meaning of this word are not completely know ...

Catharism

The Cathar faith was a version of Christianity. They were usually considered Gnostics. The word Cathar comes the Greek word katharos meaning unpolluted or "the pure ones".

Gospel of Thomas

The Gospel of Thomas is a text written during the era of the New Testament. It is considered to be an apocryphon. It was found in Nag Hammadi, Egypt in 1945. The text is in the form of a codex, bound in what today is known as Coptic binding. It i ...

Marcionism

Marcionism is a type of Christianity which started around 144 C.E. It was started by Marcion of Sinope in Rome. Marcionn believed in Jesus Christ, but did not accept the Bible or Yahweh. He was a dualist, and believed that the god who wrote the O ...

A∴A∴

The A∴A∴ (Latin: Argenteum Astrum or Greek: Άστρον Αργόν, "Astron Argon", both literally; "Silver star", alternately, Latin: Arcanum Arcanorum, is a magical order created by Aleister Crowley in 1907 after leaving the Hermetic Order of the Golden ...

Alchemy

Alchemy is the very old study and philosophy of how to change basic substances into other substances. It also studied how substances were related to magic and astrology. People who studied alchemy were called alchemists. Some things alchemists tr ...

Black magic

Black magic has traditionally referred to the use of supernatural powers for evil and selfish purposes. In modern times, some think the definition of "black magic" has been used by people for any type of magic practice that is disapproved of and ...

Curse tablet

A curse tablet or binding spell is a type of curse. It could be found in all of Ancient Greece and Ancient Rome. Curse tablets were used to influence other people, often the gods were asked to influence someone else, or to do harm to them. This w ...

Demonic possession

Demonic possession is a term used to describe a situation when a demon controls a human being. In many cultures and religions people often used to believe that a devil could enter the body of a person and control them. They often thought this was ...

Divination

Divination is an attempt to get information through omens or supernatural things. The verb form is to divine, but this should not be confused with the adjective divine. Divining the outcome of things has been done by many different methods, such ...

Extra-sensory perception

Extra-sensory perception is being able to know things without using the recognized physical senses. The study of extra-sensory perception is part of parapsychology. Almost all scientists think of it as pseudoscience.

Ghost

A ghost is considered to be the spirit of a dead person. Scientists say that there are no real ghosts, but many people believe that there are. There a are huge amount of stories about ghosts in books and movies. Sometimes the ghost is the spirit ...

Ghost Adventures

Ghost Adventures is a weekly American paranormal television series that started on October 17, 2008 on the Travel Channel. Produced by MY-Tupelo Entertainment, the program follows and stars ghost hunters Zak Bagans, Nick Groff, and Aaron Goodwin, ...

Goetia

Goetia is a practice which involves invoking angels and demons. The word came from the 17th-century grimoire The Lesser Key of Solomon. It describes the calling of seventy-two demons. The book was edited by Aleister Crowley in 1904. It was then c ...

Haunted house

A haunted house or ghosthouse is a house where supernatural events are believed to take place. Many haunted houses are believed to contain ghosts. They can also contain the spirits of dead people. The rumour that a house is haunted often starts a ...

Hermetic Order of the Golden Dawn

The Hermetic Order of the Golden Dawn was a magical order of secret society for the study of the occult and metaphysics. It was founded in London in 1888 by Dr. William Wynn Westcott and Samuel Liddell MacGregor Mathers. It ceased to exist under ...

I Ching

I Ching, also known as the Book of Changes, is one of the oldest of the Chinese classic texts. It is used mainly for divination.

Most Haunted

Most Haunted is a British paranormal television program based on investigating possible paranormal activity. It is shown on the satellite and cable channels Living, Living2 and Virgin 1, mainly for the UK market. It is also shown in the United St ...

Nazi mysticism

Nazi mysticism is a commonly held belief that Hitler and the Nazi Party practiced the occult. This idea has been part of popular culture since 1959. There are many documentaries made about this belief.

Paranormal television

Paranormal television is a genre of popular reality television programming. It is about real investigations of paranormal phenomena, instead of fictional representations found in such shows as The Ghosts of Motley Hall and Ghostbusters, or cartoo ...

Philosophers Stone

The Philosophers Stone is a substance that alchemists believed was able to turn base metals into pure gold. They thought it could also be used for rejuvenation and to achieve immortality.

Pichal Peri

Pichal Peri or Churail or Churel is a sort of legendary witch or monster type creature in Central Asian and South Asian folklore. In the Indian-Pakistani folklores, it has two forms, one is of a witch who is very dark, ugly and scary, and another ...

Porta Alchemica

Porta Alchemica, or Alchemy Gate or Magic Portal, is an ancient monument built between 1678 and 1680 by Massimiliano Palombara marquis of Pietraforte in his residence, Palombara villa, located in the east of Rome on the Esquilino hill in a positi ...

Spiritism

Spiritism is a doctrine promoted by the French professor Allan Kardec. His first two books were: The Mediums Book - Details the mechanics of the spiritual world, the processes involved in channeling spirits, techniques to be developed by mediums, ...

Spiritual seance

Spiritual seance or, simply, Seance is a meeting at which a group of people often including a medium attempts to contact a ghost and communicate with it. Participants of such meeting need not be seated while engaged in a seance. One of the earlie ...

Spiritualism

Spiritualism is a belief that humans can communicate with the spirits of the dead. It was popular in the nineteenth century up to the 1930s. The main centres were in America and Europe, with the Caribbean and South America, where it is usually ca ...

Tarot

The Tarot are a set of seventy-eight cards, comprising twenty-two Тrump cards, and four suits of fourteen cards each with four Face cards. In the English speaking world, Tarot cards are mostly used for divination. Tarot cards are also used in man ...

Thelema

Thelema is the English spelling of the Greek noun θέλημα: "will", from the verb θέλω: to will, wish, purpose. Early Christian writings use the word to refer to the will of God, the human will, and even the will of Gods opponent, the Devil. Thelem ...

Transmutation

Transmutation is a basic process in alchemy. The most important form of transmutation is the change of lead into gold. Alchemists tried and failed to change base metals into a metal of high value like gold. However, more recent work by James Chad ...

D. B. Cooper

D. B. Cooper is an alias for a man who hijacked an airplane in November 24, 1971. At that time, airline passengers were not searched before boarding their planes. He carried a bomb onto a flight between Portland, Oregon and Seattle, Washington. H ...

Kaspar Hauser

Kaspar Hauser was a child who lived in Germany. His early life is a mystery. Kaspar appeared in the street in 1828, not able to talk normally, and no one knew where he had come from.

Amaro Pargo

Amaro Rodriguez Felipe y Tejera Machado, more popularly known as Amaro Pargo, was a famous Spanish corsair. He was noted for his commercial activities and for his frequent religious donations and aid to the poor. In his role as a privateer, he do ...

Edward Teach

Edward Teach was a pirate, often called Blackbeard the Pirate". He attacked ships in the Caribbean and the American colonies. His flagship ship was the captured French slave ship La Concorde which Blackbeard renamed Queen Annes Revenge. About 171 ...

American Horror Story

Every season is a new story about something different. Season 8 2018 was called Apocalypse. It was about the apocalypse and the story of the antichrist. Season 9 2019 is called 1984. It was about a camp and a mysterious serial killer. Season 6 20 ...

Kaal Bhairav Rahasya 2

Kaal Bhairav Rahasya is an Indian television soap opera thriller series. The series will be produced by Ravi Garahni and directed by Dharmesh Shah. It premiered in 2018, broadcast on Star Bharat. It stars Gautam Rode and Additi Gupta in the lead ...

Matlock (TV series)

Matlock is an American television drama crime/mystery show. It starred Andy Griffith as defense attorney Ben Matlock. The show was broadcast on ABC and on NBC. The show was set in Atlanta, Georgia. It ran from September 1986 through May 1995. The ...

Revenge (TV series)

Revenge is an American television soap opera. It was first shown on 21 September 2011, on ABC. The series is about a woman who comes back to her childhood home to get revenge on her fathers friends who betrayed him by accusing him of a terrorist ...

Twin Peaks

Twin Peaks was an American television series that ran from 1990 to 1991. It told the story of an FBI agent who comes to the strange small town of Twin Peaks, Washington, to investigate the murder of a teenage girl. It was made by David Lynch. The ...

Veronica Mars

Veronica Mars is an American teen drama/mystery-neo-noir series set in Southern California. It was first shown on UPN on September 22, 2004. The series was shown for its first two seasons on the UPN before moving to The CW Television Network on O ...

Area 51

Area 51 is a military base, and a remote detachment of Edwards Air Force Base. It is in the southern portion of Nevada in the western United States, 83 miles north-northwest of downtown Las Vegas. At its center, on the southern shore of Groom Lak ...

Heavens Gate

Heavens Gate was the name of a UFO group led by Marshall Applewhite and Bonnie Nettles, until their deaths. The group ended with the appearance of Comet Hale-Bopp, in the United States in the year 1997. Applewhite convinced 38 followers to kill t ...

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