Neamma-Parusha

A vampiric spirit from India, the neamma-parusha wears a wreath of human intestines on its head. It tears the skull out of its victim, consumes the brains, and drains the blood from the body.
Source: Ashley, Complete Book of Vampires; Crooke, Introduction to the Popular Religion, 69, 322

Encyclopedia of vampire mythology . 2014.

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