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Memories of all experiences since the beginning of time, believed
by some mystical doctrines to be stored permanently in a spiritual
Religious practices based on the belief that all living things
and natural objects have their individual spiritual essence
A term used by occultists, spiritualists and theosophists to
refer to a double of a person's physical body. The astral body
is believed to be separable from the physical body during astral
projection, out of body experience.
The ancient system of divination that uses the positions of
the planets, stars and moon.
The ability to write intelligible messages without conscious
control or knowledge of what is being written
An Aura is an energy field or it could also be called our
Being or appearing to bein two different places at the same
Fortune telling using cards
A trance like state used by psychic mediums to contact spirits.
The art of hearing voices, music, and sounds that are not
audible to the normal ear, and may not be of physical form..
Concept put forward by Carl Jung to refer to a level of unconscious
thought and experience shared collectively by humans.
The knowledge and perceiving future events where no control
can be exercised over.
The art of foretelling the future, finding the lost and finding
solutions to everyday problems.
A form of divination, where a forked rod, bent wire or pendulum
to find people, animals, objects and substances.
The art of tuning in on an intuitive or psychic level to the
emotions, moods, and attitudes of a person.
Extra sensory perception information is perceived through
means beyond the five senses. The sixth sense.
Strange phenomena, especially those which challenge conventional
A system of divination involving the interpretation of lines
Imagery occurring in the hypnagogic state (occuring while
dropping off to sleep). .
Immediate knowing/apprehension by the mind without reasoning;
quick and ready insight; immediate
Dreams which occur when the dreamer is aware of the fact that
they are dreaming.
An individual held to be a channel of communication between
the earthly world and a world of spirit.
The study of what defies the preconceived laws of physics
Often described as a direct experience of God or a union with
In some cases, patients claimed that they then come out into
the light, seeing their own body from a distance and observe
that they have another body.
The ancient study of your 'numbers' and how they influence
your character and the events that will take place during
Art of telling fortunes from the lines, patterns and marks
on the palms of the hands
Phenomenon is one that is beyond the normal experience and
understanding of an ordinary man.
Term coined by J.B. Rhine to refer to the experimental and
quantitative study of paranormal phenomena. Now generally
used instead of "psychical research" to refer to all scientific
investigation of the paranormal
Knowledge of the future, and is able to see things that may
happen through special ways.
A hybrid word derived from the Greek words representing mind
The art of getting impressions or visions from a piece of
jewelry or object by simply touching or holding it in your
hand, and it is usually used in training spiritual and psychic
The process of the soul or essence returning to inhabit a
physical form after death.
The art of seeing or sensing the past. Retrocognition occurs
at spontaneous times, but very uncommonly during the course
of daily life, dreams, and parapsychology experiments.
(RV) An ESP procedure in which a percipient attempts to become
aware psychically of the experience of an agent who is at
a distant, unknown target location.
A non physical entity that is usually seen as the Higher Self,
an angel, a highly evolved being or group mind, or a spirit
of the dead.
The production of motion in objects (as by a spiritualistic
medium) without contact or other physical
Communication of impressions from mind to mind without aid
of senses; communication from one mind to.
The Bio Energy created by the mind.