The Dybbuk Box

Episode 4

Centuries of Jewish lore nurtured this famous legend of a box that is haunted by a malicious spirit, possibly responsible for the entirety of the Second World War. Dive into the fascinating realm of Jewish mysticism, ancient folklore, and the crazy world of paranormal eBay buyers as we chat about the Dybbuk Box. What's Weird this Week? A couple in search of paradise city winds up in parasite city and some unfortunate hitchhikers from the Dominican Republic.

Sources:

  • https://www.historicmysteries.com/dibbuk-box/
  • https://skeptoid.com/episodes/4428
  • http://dibbukbox.com
  • https://www.tor.com/2012/10/28/dybbuk-or-demon-knowing-your-jewish-ghosts-and-ghouls/
  • https://www.britannica.com/topic/dybbuk-Jewish-folklore
  • https://books.google.ca/books?id=z10-Xz9Kno4C&lpg=PA538&ots=aitC-oaSO_&dq=dybbuk&pg=PA538&redir_esc=y#v=onepage&q=dybbuk&f=false
  • https://www.ctvnews.ca/canada/ont-couple-contract-hookworms-on-punta-cana-vacation-1.3777198
  • https://web.archive.org/web/20070105205609/http://www.famousrabbis.com/gilgulim/birth.html
  • http://www.jewishvirtuallibrary.org/the-golem
 Image Courtesy of HistoricMysteries.com

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