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Vampires - Myth or Not?

Have you ever wondered if there was some truth surrounding the mythology of vampires? Well, hopefully after reading this article you'll be provided with some clarity or at least an alternate perspective.

The mythology of vampires dates as far back as 4,000 B.C. it was during ancient Sumerian and Babylonian times. The myth talks about a demon who was not buried right and returned to earth to suck the life out of everyone it encountered. However, the vampire folklore spin on the mythology of vampires speaks about soft blurry shapes (no bones) with red glowing eyes and a sharp stout that exhausted its victim's blood. Nothing like the bodily captivating hunk of a man/woman portrayed in today's version of vampires. But the mythology surrounding vampires didn't stop there. The divergent variations of myths, superstitions and urban legends arose from the different facets of religions as well.



Let's look at the Catholic and Christian churches.
It is said that vampires wer…