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What is zombie? reality or fake

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Asked by Anita, 16 Oct '11 11:50 am
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Originally, a snake-deity of or deriving from West Africa and Haiti.
A soulless corpse said to be revived by witchcraft, esp. in certain African and Caribbean religions.
Answered by saranathan Narasimhan, 18 Oct '11 03:27 pm

 
  
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Fake
Answered by klm, 16 Oct '11 12:32 pm

 
  
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Imaginery characters
Answered by krish, 16 Oct '11 11:58 am

 
  
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Fake
Answered by MOHIT, 16 Oct '11 11:52 am

 
  
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Zombies are real.

According to the tenets of Vodou, a dead person can be revived by a bokor, or sorcerer. Zombies remain under the control of the bokor since they have no will of their own. "Zombi" is also another name of the Vodou snake lwa Damballah Wedo, of Niger-Congo origin; it is akin to the Kikongo word nzambi, which means "god". There also exists within the West African Vodun tradition the zombi astral, which is a part of the human soul that is captured by a bokor and used to enhance the bokor's power. The zombi astral is typically kept inside a bottle which the bokor can sell to clients for luck, healing or business success. It is believed that after a time God will take the soul back and so the zombi is a temporary spiritual entity.

In 1937, while researching folklore in Haiti, Zora Neale Hurston encountered the case of a woman who appeared in a village, and a family claimed she was Felicia Felix-Mentor, a relative who had died and been buried in 1907 at the age of 29. ...more
Source: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Zombies
Answered by shravani, 16 Oct '11 11:52 am

 
  
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Fake.
Answered by ROCK AUSTIN, 16 Oct '11 11:52 am

 
  
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