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Ball Lightning, Indian Hocus Pocus and Tintin

Tin Tin Indian Hocus Pocus Ball lightning India The Seven Crystal Balls Recently, an Indian News channel carried reports of sighting of a Ball Lightning Apparently, the ball lightning was observed by some airborne plane. The whole story took me back to a TinTin comic that i read long long ago - The seven crystal Balls.

Are we going to see an Indian twist to these age old stories of UFOs , aliens, strange creatures from space, from the deep sea, from the empty closet... et al ? Aren't Indian politicians strange enough for these news channels. Do we have to see addition of Indian Hocus Pocus to the western Mumbo Jumbo.

Interestingly, even that Tin Tin story had an Indian touch to it.

Tin Tin Indian Hocus Pocus Ball lightning India The Seven Crystal Balls

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