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Know Your Demons

Devils & Demons
6.8k voters15 Terrifying Religious Demons We Hope We Never MeetEven if you’re not religious, you’ve got to give religions credit for at least one thing: they really know how to scare the living...
Whoa Facts
55.6k viewsMen Fear Succubus Demons, But Incubus Creatures Are Even Worse And Prey On Sleeping WomenAlmost everyone knows about succubi - female demons who seduce men and bend them to their will. But not as many people know about ...
Devils & Demons
14.3k viewsHere's What Demons Are Actually Supposed To Look LikeWhat does the Bible say demons look like? The Old and New Testaments contain few descriptions of these evil spirits' appearances, ...
Devils & Demons
47.6k viewsThis Infamous Witch Hunter First Classified The 'Seven Princes Of Hell'Sixteenth century Europe was a violent era in history when mass hysteria and religious teachings led people to see witches and dem...
Whoa Facts
94.4k viewsMephistopheles Is The Devil’s Right Hand, And If You Run Into Him, You’re Already DamnedAs far as name recognition in demonology goes, Mephistopheles has an unparalleled acceptance as the head honcho of demons, and it'...
Supernatural & Paranormal
37.6k viewsThere Are Different Types Of Angels - And Here Is Everything You Need To Know About ThemAny generic idea of angels usually includes images of winged beings wearing flowing robes, watching over people, and delivering me...
Devils & Demons
285 votersWhich Demon Would Win In A Fight For Satan's Spot On The Throne?Plenty of demons reside in hell, and some are more well-known than others. Each has their own role within the underworld's bureauc...
Devils & Demons
43.5k viewsNotoriously Evil Demons You Can Summon Right Now If You DareCalling on demons is generally inadvisable, but if you must, here are the best evil spirits to summon. Just be prepared - invoking...
Whoa Facts
17.7k viewsMeet Beelzebub, Who Somehow Is And Isn’t The DevilSome demons try to tempt you towards infidelity, others want to drive you to drink. But there’s one creature from Hell who is appa...
226k viewsMeet The Four Satanic Crown Princes Of HellThroughout the Abrahamic religions, Satan is referred to by many different names; however, some of his aliases are actually the na...
Graveyard Shift
148.5k viewsHow Much Do You Know About Pazuzu, The Demon Made Famous By 'The Exorcist'?If you've heard of Pazuzu at all, it's because you paid attention while watching The Exorcist. Pazuzu was the demon that possessed...
Whoa Facts
16.9k viewsMeet Berith, The Great Duke Of HellUnless you're a demonologist or an extremely religious person, you're probably wondering: who is Berith? Known by a variety of nam...
Devils & Demons
142.8k viewsAzrael Is Known As The Angel Of Destruction, And His Powers Are TerrifyingDespite being a lesser-known angel, Azrael is an important figure within several major religions, including Judaism, Christianity,...
Devils & Demons
38.2k viewsThe Weirdest Demons Who Will Corrupt Your Soul, If You Let ThemDemons are terrifying creatures. They're known for corrupting human souls, tempting them with false promises and outright manipula...
Devils & Demons
286.2k viewsThe Archangel Samael Is So Awful That He Was At One Point The Literal Equal Of SatanThe world’s three most popular religions - Islam, Christianity, and Judaism - are all born from the same basic set of beliefs. Tog...
Supernatural & Paranormal
52.2k viewsSigns You Seriously Pissed Off The Demon Zozo With Your Silly Little Ouija BoardZozo the Ouija board demon is becoming a true epidemic among people who just want to have a fun night and play around with the occ...
Whoa Facts
45.3k viewsYou Might Think He's A Depiction Of Satan, But The Baphomet's True Identity Deserves RecognitionIf you look at any Satanic statue you’ll find yourself peering into the infinite gaze of the Baphomet. While you may be asking “ar...
Strange True Stories
236k views12 Terrifying Facts About The Wendigo And Its Dark HistoryThe wendigo is a demonic spirit rooted in Algonquin-based Native American folklore. In some scary stories, this supernatural creat...
Devils & Demons
236.5k viewsMythology, Folklore, And Modern Tales Of The Succubus: A Demon Disguised As A Beautiful WomanAccording to legend, the succubus is a demon that appears as a beautiful woman, and its history dates back thousands of years. Suc...
Dating
181.8k viewsTell-Tale Signs Your Significant Other Is A SuccubusFor the uninitiated, succubi are demons who traditionally appear to men during the night to take their souls with the help of sexu...