Vampire Secrets

  • Published 2 years ago
  • Not Rated

Vampire Secrets is a docudrama of 2006 on the mythology and lifestyle of vampires, produced by Indigo Films for History Channel and narrated by Corey Burton.

The documentary presents the history of vampires in India (the Hindu goddess Kali), Greek and Chinese, and references to the Bible and ancient Mesopotamia.

At the mention of the word “vampire”, images of bloody fangs, dark layers, and a man with a horrible and scary laughter immediately come to mind.

These conventional images, born of countless vampire movies in recent years, are most commonly associated with Irish writer Bram Stoker novel Dracula and his iconic 1897.

However, despite the popularity and influence of this famous nineteenth-century volume, the vampire myth dates back over 1,000 years, long before Stoker never put pen to paper.

In this fascinating journey through time, history ® discover the ancient origins of folk bloodlust creatures from beyond.

Learn how the vampire myth is deeply rooted in Eastern European tradition, but the way he has also played a prominent role in ancient Greece and China.

From wooden stakes garlic apotropaic funeral rituals ancient secrets Vampire explores how this myth has long been interpreted by different cultures around the world.

From Around the Web

Related Videos

People
hitler speech
youtube icon
45:24

We’ve read so much about Hitler. And we’ve heard so much about him. But have we heard it from the source? This National Geographic documentary provides a new insight t...

  • 1,256
  • 2 months ago
  • 1(1)
Military/War
operation overlord
youtube icon
01:27:20

Both the code names Neptune and Overlord are for one single operation, and that is the Normandy Landings. The battle of Normandy lasted for two months, and it was a turning p...

  • 839
  • 2 months ago
  • Not Rated
History
great human odyssey
youtube icon
01:52:07

No, this is not a documentary about Odyssey, the Ancient Greece hero. This is a documentary about the evolution of mankind. From Africa, to Asia, to the Pacific, to Europe,...

  • 1,082
  • 2 months ago
  • Not Rated
Strange
pyramids of Egypt
youtube icon
21:32

There have been many theories how the Pyramids were built. The Pyramid of Giza is one of the seven Ancient Wonders of the world. It is just astonishing and mesmerizing how a civi...

  • 1,740
  • 5 months ago
  • Not Rated
Avatar

3,482 Videos / 3,913,484 Views
Related Articles
Latin is a dead language, nobody uses it in modern times. But there was a time when Latin was used to educate the masses
  • 641
  • 2 months ago
In Greek mythology, Zeus is sometimes portrayed as the rain god. Homer believed that the Gods live at Olympus, the highe...
  • 2,993
  • 2 months ago
The cost of the building process was 14,186,000 leva, which equals to $35 million in today’s rates. The monument was ...
  • 605
  • 2 months ago
The First Lady needs to be respectable, presentable, smart, intelligent, and so on. So far, America has had some great F...
  • 563
  • 2 months ago