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Vampire Mythology

10 Ratings: 4.6
The mythological history of vampires, the blood-sucking night fiends of legend, and how they have evolved.

   Legends of vampires and vampiric beings can be found in just about every culture around the world, from the Hebrew legend of the succubus Lilith and her demonic offspring to Bram Stoker's iconic Count Dracula, this is the place where … see full wiki

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review by . October 23, 2009
Depiction of either Lilith or Ishtar
WARNING: This is a review of vampire myths from around the world, and it contains what some may find to be controversial and disturbing content having to do with occult subject matter, violence, sexuality, and religious folklore.      Foreword   Myths and legends of vampires are widespread. Tales of their existence can be found in virtually every culture across the globe and they date back to thousands of years ago. Contrary to Western beliefs, the vampire has …
review by . November 18, 2009
manananggal
   When my friend Count Orlok posted a write up on vampire lore and included a chapter on the Filipino myth of vampire lore, I knew I’ll have to expand a little bit on the myths of the ASWANG. I was also inspired since last month when the show in SYFY hosted by Josh Gates called “Destination Truth” (October, 2008 episode) went to the Philippines to hunt down/disprove the dreaded vampiric creature in Aklan, one of the islands of the Philippines. The hosts of the show were …
Quick Tip by . November 24, 2009
If you're a morbid personality obsessed with mythology as I am, then vampires are the greatest mythical monster ever. See my full review...
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