fortunetelling


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the practice of predicting people's futures (usually for payment)

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An academy affiliated with the Korean Fortune-Tellers Association touts it as a good career choice: "In a reality where employment is hard and there is an increase in the aging community, fortunetelling can be a lifelong and secure vocation."
Focusing on the use of tarot for insight, empowerment, self-understanding, and fortunetelling, "Llewellyn's Complete Book of Tarot" provides centuries of accumulated wisdom that will enable you to make optimal use of one of the most powerful spiritual tools ever developed.
In Turkish, the word for this fortunetelling is "fal."
Growing up she learn about financial matters from her father and her using her social and business skills with her fortunetelling clientele has given her the needed income to keep her solvent.
Sabat is one of scores of people reported arrested every year in the kingdom on charges of practicing sorcery, witchcraft, black magic and fortunetelling, which are considered to be polytheism by the country's ultraconservative judiciary.
At every turn, Perseus and his cohorts are terrorised by giant scorpions, a gaggle of blind, fortunetelling s, a ftuneor TITANIC ROLES: Kepheus, Io and witches or the deformed Acrisius.
Titled "Falnama: The Book of Omens," the exhibition includes 65 manuscripts and fortunetelling books depicting figures from the Old Testament, the Quran and a host of astrological symbols that provided insight to people's questions about their future.
After all, if I had those kind of fortunetelling skills I'd be living it up as a master gambler.
The Livingston Parish fortunetelling case will not become that controlling Supreme Court decision.
Arab ministers of health recently called for a ban on satellite channels that broadcast shows about fortunetelling or sorcery, and stressed that these programs encourage people to abandon conventional medicine and look for alternatives, which they deemed was destructive.
A Louisiana parish has repealed an ordinance prohibiting fortunetelling and soothsaying after a federal judge found the ban unconstitutional.