- Indian (culture)
- Undead (attribute)
- Humanoid (attribute)
- Haunting (behaviour)
A restless Ghost from Hindu mythology. The Bhut is the soul of one who has died a violent death. They take the form of their former selves but they cast no shadow and smell of burnt turmeric. They haunt and attack the living. It is believed that lying on the ground will protect you from the Bhut.
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