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12 Gruesome Items Used In Occult And Black Magic Rituals

Black magic: the words alone conjure up images of voodoo priests and priestesses, witches, horror movies, and all sorts of weird, creepy things associated with unusual ceremonies. The occult is very real, however, and many of the items used in its various ceremonies and practices are quite creepy indeed. Some of these gruesome occult objects are nightmare-inducing, while others are just plain strange - even weirder, though, are the everyday items with secret black-magic uses.

Read on to learn about all the ways in which the items listed are used in occult rituals - past and present.