By Vedas I mean all 4 vedas, all their 4 parts and all Vedangas. By Puranas I only mean Mahapuranas. Itihasa means Ramayana, Mahabharata and the Shaiva Itihasa

Evil possessions can mean ghosts or bhoot, pret, pishach, chudail, dayan, masaan, dakini or any other evil being.

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    Hi. Good to see you back. Jan 12 at 16:39
  • There is no reliable sign as the dark forces can act. However from their end results will always be directed into a common goal, so you can tell from that. Jan 12 at 16:40
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    Basically, they have to be possessing for a reason, so they have to break from the act eventually to achieve it. Jan 12 at 16:41
  • @AupakaranaAbhibhaa Thanks! Good to see you're still here:) Signs of possession are definitely given in Tantras and other secret books like Pret Manjari and Ravan Samhita... But I was wondering if any of this is given in non-Tantric sacred scriptures?
    – R. Kaushik
    Jan 13 at 15:15
  • Atharva Veda Samhita Jan 14 at 5:32


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