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Footage of a 'haunted swing' emerges online


Posted on Wednesday, 27 June, 2018 | Comment icon 26 comments

What is moving the swing ? Image Credit: YouTube / Manoranjan Bhadauria
A bizarre new video, which shows a swing vigorously moving on its own, has gone viral on social media.
The footage, which is from India, begins by showing the swing swaying back and forth while an identical swing next to it stays perfectly stationary - much to the surprise of the person filming.

Over the next few seconds the swing seems to settle down, however just before the video ends, it suddenly and inexplicable begins to move again, this time with more vigor than before.

The footage has proven particularly popular in India where users have blamed the phenomenon on a ghost. The term "Bhoot Jhoola" ( meaning spirit or demon swing ) has been widely referenced.

As things stand however, the authenticity of the footage remains unclear. It is quite possible that someone off-camera is manipulating the swing and that the whole thing is simply a hoax.

Either way, it's certainly an interesting video.


Source: Indian Express | Comments (26)

Tags: Swing, Haunted

Recent comments on this story
Comment icon #17 Posted by Ozfactor on 27 June, 2018, 20:26
I love haunted swings, when I see one I always jump on for the ride 
Comment icon #18 Posted by Jon the frog on 28 June, 2018, 1:18
Many strange things occurring by natural reasons, we just don't comprehend them at first sight. So strange that only one moves !
Comment icon #19 Posted by papageorge1 on 28 June, 2018, 1:42
Do you have a source for that? This one is in India apparently. Any cases with this violent motion especially towards the end. The trees show nothing more than perhaps the faintest of breeze.
Comment icon #20 Posted by davros of skaro on 28 June, 2018, 9:11
This is so freaken scary. People still record vertically with their cameras instead of horizontal. 
Comment icon #21 Posted by openozy on 28 June, 2018, 10:13
*snip* obviously fishing line.
Comment icon #22 Posted by Seti42 on 28 June, 2018, 15:59
IKR? What the **** is wrong with people? I hate that so much...Probably too much, but still.
Comment icon #23 Posted by kapow53 on 28 June, 2018, 17:46
India loves fake stuff
Comment icon #24 Posted by John Allanson on 28 June, 2018, 23:20
Well...I'm convinced!
Comment icon #25 Posted by Stephen61 on 1 July, 2018, 8:51
Scary, I get cold shivers.
Comment icon #26 Posted by Hawkin on 1 July, 2018, 21:13
Maybe the ghost was a Swinger when he was alive...


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