Paranormal stories or a ghostly encounter is something about which we have heard often, especially from friends or relatives, who know everything about everything! Some of us believe in it, however, some of us not. But whatever may be the case when we hear anything that has its roots attached to something beyond explanation our spine gets chilled. Some adventure lovers may find exploring the places attached with such encounters a feather in their cap, so as a treat for those adventure lovers who tend to find answers to all the questions out there we have prepared a list of 8 such places in India where one can experience some things which are beyond explanation.
15 Haunted Places of India that will give you goosebumps
1. Dumas Beach, Gujarat
Dumas Beach is more famous for its ghostly haunting rather than its scenic beauty. People have claimed to hear disturbing voices once the sun sets. The main reason behind the fact is that the Hindus were earlier cremated here and their tormented souls are believed to haunt the beach.
2. Bhangarh Fort, Rajasthan
Bhangarh Fort is located in Alawar district of Rajasthan and the place is believed to be one of the most haunted ones in the country. The dwellers of the nearby villages and the visitors have experienced many incidents which are beyond human capabilities. Although public entry is prohibited in the dark, many have claimed to hear strange voices of women crying, baby laughing and people moaning.
3. Church of the Three Kings, Goa
The place of Goa is although a paradise for nature lovers, however, adventure lovers may find something for them as well. The Church of Three Kings is one such place that is believed to be haunted by the spirits of the three kings who poisoned each other in the greed of wealth and power.
4. Shaniwarwada Fort, Pune, Maharashtra
Shaniwarwada Fort played a significant role in the Bollywood blockbuster, Bajirao Mastani. However, the fort is more famous for its ghostly experiences. The place is believed to be haunted by the spirit of a prince who was murdered brutally while he was a teenager. People have claimed to hear the voices of the prince calling for help on full moons.
5. South Park Street Cemetery, Kolkata, West Bengal
The South Park Street Cemetery has a tourist spot, famous for its classical Greek and Palladian structures. There are spooky stories involving a group of friends who during the visit to the spot captured something bizarre and then faced some serious haunting and prolonged illness. Since then the visitors are warned before entering the spot.
6. Ramoji Film City, Hyderabad
Ramoji film city may appear normal to many however the people who have stayed at the hotels claim to experience unusual things. Many of the hotel guests and staffs have claimed to witness mysterious appearing and disappearing of strange figures at night and have even heard knockings on the door. Stay overnight at your own risk!
7. Grand Paradise Towers, Mumbai, Maharashtra
The financial capital of the country also has some places where mysterious things happen one of them being the Grand Paradise Towers. A flat located on the eighth floor of the tower is believed to be haunted. The theory is further supported by a series of suicides and mysterious deaths of the residents.
8. Dow Hill, West Bengal
Dow hill is a place in Darjeeling, West Bengal that is famous for the ghostly experiences and incidents at the boarding schools of the place. Students have claimed to hear footsteps in the corridors while the wood cutters have claimed to see a headless figure walking towards them and then mysteriously disappearing at a particular spot. Nearby dwellers assert them to be spirits of those who were killed in the forests.
9. Agrasen Ki Baoli, Delhi
The Agrasen Ki Baoli is a step well located in the National Capital. The visitors have reported to hear mysterious voices from the ground level. Some people have reported that a force pulls them towards the well and someone whispers mysterious syllables in their ears.
10. GP Block, Meerut, Uttar Pradesh
Meerut’s GP Block is a compound of three long abandoned buildings next to a school. In the recent years the residents of the nearby places have reported many incidents where they see a group of boys partying at the night and a girl attempting suicide from the rooftop. However, no such people were found there on the investigation.
11. National Library, Kolkata, West Bengal
The National Library of Kolkata is one of the scariest places in the city. There are many incidents where people have heard footsteps of people walking around and then found no one on investigation. The guards are afraid to take night duties, the labors engaged in renovation also reported some spooky incidents.
12. Tunnel No. 33, Shimla, Himanchal Pradesh
The ghost of Tunnel No. 33 as reported by many people is a friendly ghost who loves to chat with the passersby. People claim the ghost to be of a railway engineer who committed suicide out of guilt. So, if you are bored of sharing your thoughts with humans and want to try out others, then Tunnel No. 33 is open for you.
13. Charleville Mansion, Shimla, Himanchal Pradesh
Charleville Mansion, a century old deserted castle was built during the British era. The dwellers of the mansion have reported strange incidents especially in a room that earlier belonged to a poltergeist. No one dares to spend a night in that room. If you think you have that strength why not give it a try?
14. Delhi Cantonment Area
The Cantonment Area of the national capital is famous for its lush green surroundings, but many of the residents have reported to hear voices of a woman crying for help. Some of the travelers have reported to see a woman stained in blood, asking for a lift and then chasing the vehicles at inhuman speeds.
15. Fern Hill Hotel, Ooty
The spooky incidents of the Fern Hill Hotel were first reported by some celebrities who came for a film shoot. People have claimed to hear disturbing noises from the above floors, during night. However, there is only one floor in the hotel. Some have also witnessed a headless man walking down the corridors and then disappearing mysteriously.
Do visit these haunted places of India once with your college students and share your experiences.