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From: Tarty (RAVENGIL) DelphiPlus Member Icon8/1/01 10:09 PM 
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Here are some very interesting forms of divination-- If you know of any more, please add them.

ALECTRYOMANCY, divination through birds
ALEUROMANCY, divination with flour
ALPHITOMANCY, divination using a leaf of barley
ARITHMANCY, divination by numbers
AMNIOMANCY, divination by means of the caul (afterbirth)
AXINOMANCY, divination by axe
BELOMANCY, divination by arrows
BIBLIOMANCY, divination using a book
CARTOPEDY, divination using the feet
CEROSCOPY, divination using wax on water
CLEDONISM, divination by use of words
CLEIDOMANCY, divination by use of a suspended key
COSCINOMANCY, divination practised with a sieve
CRITOMANCY, divination of cakes
DACTYLOMANCY, divination with rings
EROMANCY, divination using air and water
GYROMANCY, divination by going round in circles
HEPATOSCOPY, divination of entrails
LAMPADOMANCY, divination by a lamp
LECANOMANCY, divination through throwing stones into water
LYCHNOMANCY, divination by candle flame
MOLYBDOMANCY, divination by dropping metal into water
MYOMANCY, divination involving rats
ONYCHOMANCY, divination by fingernails
OMPHALOMANCY, divination by the navel
ONIMANCY, divination based on the observation of angel uriel
PESSOMANCY, divination with beans
PHRENOLOGY, the divination of reading bumps on a skull
PHYLLORHODOMANCY, divination with rose leaves
PRENESTINE LOTS, divination by lots
PSYCHOMETRY, divination through vibrations in object
TASSEOMANCY, the art of reading tea leaves
TREMBLING, divination through hand trembling



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From: Gazza (forestkin) DelphiPlus Member Icon8/4/01 7:31 AM 
To: Tarty (RAVENGIL) DelphiPlus Member Icon  (2 of 7) 
 6170.2 in reply to 6170.1 
Im going to see ANCY's and OLOgy's in my sleep tonight tarty...hehehe

Didnt realize there were so many types out there. Actualiy did but one can only try so much.

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From: Tarty (RAVENGIL) DelphiPlus Member Icon Posted by host8/4/01 12:50 PM 
To: Gazza (forestkin) DelphiPlus Member Icon  (3 of 7) 
 6170.3 in reply to 6170.2 
That's only a few of them.... I'm sure there are hundreds more-- and some that are particular to certain cultures.





From: Gazza (forestkin) DelphiPlus Member Icon8/5/01 5:53 AM 
To: Tarty (RAVENGIL) DelphiPlus Member Icon  (4 of 7) 
 6170.4 in reply to 6170.3 

From: Porphyry8/6/01 5:46 PM 
To: Tarty (RAVENGIL) DelphiPlus Member Icon  (5 of 7) 
 6170.5 in reply to 6170.1 
Those darn Christians and their bibliomancy!!!

Hydromancy is a biggie.

- Porphyry.

Edited 8/6/2001 5:47:25 PM ET by PORPHYRY

From: Tarty (RAVENGIL) DelphiPlus Member Icon Posted by host8/6/01 11:02 PM 
To: Porphyry  (6 of 7) 
 6170.6 in reply to 6170.5 

That's water related, right?

I've used bibliomancy before-- but not with the bible-- with other books





From: Porphyry8/7/01 3:12 PM 
To: Tarty (RAVENGIL) DelphiPlus Member Icon  (7 of 7) 
 6170.7 in reply to 6170.6 

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