“I felt like my head was bloating, I felt numb and tears kept pouring down my face. I silently recited the Ayatul Kursi, over and over again, then my head began to feel lighter after about an hour,” another teacher said.Several students and teachers, more than 100 people, began seeing the “black figure” last Monday at SMK Pengkalan Chepa 2 secondary school in the city of Kota Bharu. The school was closed Thursday, while everyone from scholars to witch doctors carried out prayer sessions and “exorcisms.” “Our students were possessed and disturbed. We are not sure why it happened. We don’t know what it is that affected us’ a school official told to the media. Local authorities are expected to send counselors to the school this week. The sociologists explained fact as a situation of “mass hysteria” supposed to be a consequence of fact that Malaysian people believes in several kinds of spirits.