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something that is foretold by or as if by supernatural means

Synonyms for divination

successful conjecture by unusual insight or good luck

a prediction uttered under divine inspiration

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Beginning with papers from a 2011 conference on fate, freedom, and prognostication held in Erlange, the volume has grown to better represent research into divination in East Asia.
First of all, it is said we shouldn't ask for divination with immoral matters.
Each essay addresses a specifie historical or literary issue that reflects how imperial settings shape and are shaped by divination.
What does the divination board of the Babalowo or Yoruba priest have to do with the world of computation?
Maize divination represents a tool that helps daykeepers handle the predictions and prescriptions of the 260-day calendar, just as it was used in precolonial times along with other instruments.
It's designed to be a divination deck for Witches and non-Pagans alike and holds the ability to appeal to beginners and those well versed in Tarot and other decks.
The future events are predicated and by divination it is carried out by interpretation and or opening of Quran or divan of Hafez or Masnavi and other divans.
In the afternoon workshop participants will be able to experience the divination practices of the Nigerian Yoruba tradition.
Truth in Motion: The Recursive Anthropology of Cuban Divination.
Divination is an important way of life in Africa; it provides a system of giving and getting, it formalizes relationships, and it serves as religion.
Through concise but detailed surveys of the Yijing (The Book of Changes), cartography, ritual practice, and divination, Smith explores how individuals across the social spectrum attempted to order the cosmos and exert control over the past, the present, and the future in late imperial China and how these notions were translated into cultures across East Asia and around the world.
Tested shamanic techniques are revealed in a step-by-step guide to blending shamanic practices with daily life, from prayers and rituals to learning to shape-shift, divination, and traditional healing.
Artist suggests combining academia and mysticism for a better understanding of Tarot card history and divination.
I get to work, no talent, no genius but divination, painted dusk.
The babalawo is the custodian of the paraphernalia of Ifa divination (he can also be referred to as curator of Ifa literary corpus).