Many people report seeing the shadow people but do not know what to make of it. Have you ever just been watching TV, and suddenly, you see a shadowy figure next to the television? It is a dark and shadowy figure that might leave you feeling scared and not knowing what to do. It is still up for debate whether shadow people are paranormal or not.
When we talk about shadow people, descriptions of shadowy figures that resemble humans have been found in folklore and religious texts over the centuries across different cultures. According to ancient Islamic theology, these supernatural creatures are called Jinn. “Shadow people” is the modern term that is used for them. It was initially coined by Heidi Hollis, who is a paranormal researcher. She claims that shadow people have always been around and tend to appear as a dark human-shaped silhouettes. It is normal for individuals to dread the dark. The reason behind it is that our eyes can play tricks on us once the lights are low. Even a jacket hanging on the door can seem like a silhouette.