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Divination

Divination is the act of foreseeing and foretelling the future, and interpreting present actions and decision-making processes, via omens and supernatural means. Divining is facilitated by trained diviners, soothsayers, shamans, seers, priests, and psychics, who use ritual objects to “spiritually read” symbols and signs. Divination can be used to decipher potential life warnings, upcoming illnesses, personal struggles, symbolic dreams, individual relationships, and problematic social interactions. Practitioners employ divination to answer lifealtering questions about a variety of topics, from finding the perfect spouse or job, to knowing when to build a house or business, to uncovering personal or communal wrongdoing, to even determining the time of one's death. In communities where water or produce resources are sparse, divination can unearth what actions are required for rain ...

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