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  • Indian Indian (culture)
  • Undead Undead (attribute)
  • Sorcery and Medicinal Sorcery and Medicinal (attribute)
  • Deadly Deadly (behaviour)
  • Vampires Vampires (common type)

A Hindu Vampire. They are spirits that inhabit a corpse and feed off the living. They are originally spirits that inhabit a corpse and animate it to rise from the grave and to feed on the living. A Vetala is also a Necromancer- someone who practices black magic of the dead. The Vetalas are worshippers of Shiva.

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