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Akari Kekse

In the last few years there has been a boom of movies and TV shows about demons and exorcisms. , The Last Exorcism, The Exorcism of Emily Rose, The Rite — all of these films show the horrible damage and havoc that demons can inflict on innocent human souls.

These movies have also taught us several things about these nefarious creatures. But how many of these teachings are true? Do these films teach us all that we need to know about demons and evil spirits? Or are there more sinister and hidden things that most people don't know about?

The truth is that there are several misconceptions about these fascinating entities, so knowing the truth about them can be difficult. The below will reveal how much you really know about demons and evil spirits in different traditions and mythologies ranging from ancient times to until today.



The word Demon comes from the Greek Daemon and means "evil being who enjoys torturing others." True or false.


Which one of these demons is not one of the Seven Princes of Hell


Beelzebub is known as:


According to the ancient Gnostic traditions, Lucifer is an evil being who wants to see humanity destroyed. True of false


Anneliese Michel was possessed by several demons. What are the names of these nefarious beings who tortured her?


This powerful demon is ranked as the first and principal king in Hell, ruling over the East and has sixty-six legions of demons under his command.


According to several ancients myths and books, Lilith, the most famous Demon in Jewish lore, was the first woman created by God. True or false


Who was Legion?


The origin of the word Satan has Hebrew origins and it means:


In LaVeyan Satanism, "Satan" is a symbol of virtuous characteristics and liberty. True or False.


This famous demon of Islamic lore is found in the Final Fantasy games as a summon:


A succubus is a demon that appears in dreams and takes the form of a man in order to seduce women, usually through sexual activity. True or false.


He was known as the "World's Most Famous Exorcist."


1–4: Novice

You know almost nothing about the spiritual world. Maybe you simply don't believe in the or you have no especial abilities. Either way, if you are interested in this subject, you still have some time to learn!

5–8: Apprentice

You have some notions about these dreadful creatures. You know the name of the most important demons and you have knowledge about some of the lore. You know the difference between Satan and Gabriel. You may have enough knowledge to be safe from them, but not enough to save others.

9–12: Master

You have a great knowledge about demons and evil creatures. You know the differences between the different myths and traditions. Probably by now, you have seen an exorcism in real life. It is also possible that you have read ancient and forbidden texts. It is time to use that knowledge for good!

13: Exorcist Level 99

What are you doing reading this? The world needs you! Go outside and save some lives. Someone needs to get rid of the evil of the world, and that one is you.

I hope that you enjoy this trivia.

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