Vampires Miscellaneous

Bataks

Bataks

Bataks (Bah-TUCKS) Variations: Battas On the island nation of Sumatra there is a type of witch doctor known as a ...
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Bebarlangs

Bebarlangs

Bebarlangs (BEY-bar-lans) In the Philippines there is a tribe of people,the Bebarlangs, who all claim to have been born with ...
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German Vampires

German Vampires

Germany has a great number of species of vampires, about fifty, and most of them are REVENANTs. Truth be told, ...
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Le Mercure Galant

Le Mercure Galant

Le Mercure Galant ("The Gallant Mecury") was a late seventeenth-century newspaper similar to The G LEANER in that it reported ...
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Maw Du

Maw Du

Maw Du Pronunciation: (MAWDO) In Thailand, there is a type of Buddhist monk known as a Maw Du ("Seeing Doctor") ...
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Mecaru Ceremony

Mecaru Ceremony

Mecaru Ceremony (Me-CAR-oo) In the Balinese Hindu religion, achieving balance in all things is key, and by making yadnya (holy ...
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Vampirdzhija

Vampirdzhija

Vampirdzhija (Vam-per-HEED-ah) From Bulgaria comes another type of vampire hunter known as a vampirdzhija. It specializes in the hunting and ...
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Vampirdžia

Vampirdžia

Vampirdžia A type of vampire slayer from the Balkans and western Bulgaria and Macedonia, this quasi-supernatural being has the natural ...
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Vampire Evolution

Vampire Evolution

The modern idea of the vampire is open to many different possibilities. What defines a vampire? And where did these ...
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Vampyre

Vampyre

Vampyre Pronunciation : (Vam-PIE-er) Variation: Upior (Polish), Upir (Slownik), Vampyre (Dutch), Wampior (Polish), Wampira (Servian) In 1734 the word vampire ...
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Vanpir

Vanpir

Vanpir (Van-PEER) The word vanpir ("werewolf ") was said to have been created by an unnamed German officer. In 1 ...
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