Wish you weren’t here

“The first stroke is the one that counts”.

Ecclesiastical lawyers devised special punishments for the exceptional crimes of witchery and heresy. The Spanish Inquisition used an elaborate range of instruments to fight against those evil works of the devil.
The authorities had a broad range of instruments they could use to punish suspects and lawbreakers, or force them to confess, some of those are inside this Medieval Museum of Torture:
Judas Craddle
Inquisition Chair
The Sling
Thumb Screws
Pressure
The Rack
Brazen Bull
Chinese Iron Made
Pear of Anguish
Blackmailing
Exploitation of phobias; e.g., mock execution
Leaving arachnophobes in a room full of spiders
Being subjected to interrogation for long periods
Sleep deprivation
Forced nudity
Sensory deprivation
Threat of permanent, severe disfigurement
Pharmacological torture
Chinese water torture
Music torture
Waterboarding
Beatings and physical violence
Blinding with light
Boiling
Bone breaking
Branding
Castor oil
Castration
Chinese water torture
Garotte/Strangling
Cold cell torture[clarification needed]
Combing
Crushing
Cutting
Dehydration
Denailing
Disfigurement
Drowning
Dunking
Flagellation
Flaying
Foot roasting
Foot whipping (a.k.a. bastinado)
Force-feeding
Genital mutilation/forced circumcision
Hamstringing
Hypothermia (Cold Cell Torture)
Impalement
Jetliner position
Kneecapping
Keelhauling
Mutilation
Noise (see Sound entry)
Oxygen deprivation
Parrilla (torture)
Pitchcapping
Pressure points
Rape
Pliers
Rat torture
Riding the Rail
Sexual assault
Sawing
Scalping
Scaphism
Shrimp tie / ebi-zeme
Sleep deprivation
Shinbone crusher
Sound (extremely high volumes, dynamic range, low frequency, high pitched noise, intended to interfere with rest, cognition and concentration).
Starvation
Stoning
Strappado/squassation (also known as “reverse hanging” and “Palestinian hanging”)
Stress positions
Ta’liq hanging from a metal bar.
Tarring and feathering
Thumbscrew (torture)
Tickle torture
Tooth extraction
Walling
Water cure
Waterboarding

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Waterboarding
Confinement
Sleep deprivation
Rectal feeding and rehydration
Confinement in a box
Cold water
Beatings and threats
Stress positions
Forced nudity
Restricted diets

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Museum of Medieval Torture

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Wish You Weren’t Here

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“The first stroke is the one that counts”.

 

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