Do you like spots where things go bump in the night? Do shocking sounds, vistas and stories give you a flavorful shudder down your spine and influence the hairs on your arm to hold up? Then you will love this group of destinations in “ನಮ್ಮ ಕರ್ಣಾಟಕ” with a notoriety for being spooky. Pick your ghost!
1) Haunted Mansion, Bangalore
(Some of the sources have informed that this mansion was demolished in February 2014)
This house belonged to two Anglo-Indian sisters, Vera Vaz(80) and her younger sister Dolce Vaz(75) who was murdered in this house in front of her sister by an unknown assailant, it is said that she was buried in the house itself which now stands deserted as nobody wants to live there or buy that property. Many people have claimed to be a witness of paranormal activities around here like sounds of the piano during the night, unexplained noises and even a simple walk around this place would be given you an eerie experience.
2) Kasturba Medical College, Manipal
The stairways of the Kasturba Medical College is said to be haunted by an unseen person who claims to be trapped in the 8th floor, though the college building doesn’t have the 8th floor.
3) Haunted house, Udupi
A man who had a good reputation and standing within his community, committed suicide after he found that his son had entered into the field of crime. His soul was so much in pain that even after his death, his soul still wanders this house and the house now stands deserted.
4) Victoria Hospital, Bangalore
This place is one of those places where a lot of paranormal activities have been reported. A media report from a few years ago mentions a “hungry ghost” in the vicinity of the morgue that had finished off a packet of biryani another such story is about the mischievous ghost that used to drink tea from students cup. These spirits or ghosts do look hungry and thirsty by their acts.
5) Ballalbagh, Mangalore
In 2007 at an under-construction building near Shree Devi College at Ballalbagh, people reported hearing sounds of newly-born babies and woman wailing and pleading for help. The shocking part is that there was no one inside the building when people went in to help and this carried on for many days.
6) Haunted flat, Hubli
A couple moved into this flat in the mid of 2012. The wife started noticing strange things inside the house, suddenly the lights would switch on and off and certain marks were found on her body which had formed after shifting to this house as if she had been assaulted. A priest was called in, who cleansed the entire area and then the paranormal activities stopped.
7) ECC – 79, Mysore
According to the legend, a person had committed suicide here and people have experienced paranormal activities since then. It is one of the most haunted places in Mysore.
8) Bangalore International Airport
Apart from the state of art infrastructure, Bangalore International Airport has also made news for a rather unusual reason.. for being one of the most haunted places in Bangalore. Many people have reported incidents around this place which are quite extraordinary. According to the sources a ghost has been seen around the Cargo section, it has also been reported that through the infrared technique of detecting the presence of a spirit has been confirmed. This and many such stories have added a spooky dimension to this rather unusual place to be haunted by a ghost.
9) Sixty graves, Bijapur
Afzal Khan murdered his 63 wives at a well near Saath Kabar. The trigger which caused this tragic decision was the prophecy that his astrologers had given that he would lose the war against Shivaji and would also surely die. He, therefore, took his wives to a well at the outer limits of the fort city and pushed them into the well one by one and killed them. When two of his wives tried to escape, they were chased by his soldiers and killed. This well is supposed to be haunted and on certain nights people have heard noises coming out from the well.
10) Witch Haunting, Kumta
The haunting of a white-haired evil which has been experienced by many on the Muroor Road. According to the legend, people who see her get sick and the experience haunts them for days.