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The crystal ball in the past
- Here is an article about clairvoyance and in particular about crystal gazing. The author tries to be a bit logical and classifies visions about the future in charlatanism.
- This text begins by reviewing the situation of the occult sciences (in 1902). It says that at that time in New York, every fashionable woman owned a crystal ball and was interested in mediumity. Then it describes cases of medium finding people or objects. Finally he tries to understand how it can work and what the dangers are.
- In this one you will discover how a wise man pretended to be a medium using a special home made crystal ball.
- The police are hunting down fortune tellers who work in Melbourne tea rooms in 1933. The author is really interested in these women who read in tea leaves or crystal balls. Even if she does not believe in them and is suspicious, she still finds romance and a form of compassion in the practice of these occult arts.
You may be wondering what reality hides behind fortune telling. Here are three texts where two journalists really made the experience.
In the first article, a journalist meet three different fortune teller and share his experience. A journey between cliché and strange coincidences.
In the second text, the same journalist shares with us his encounter with a witch. Then he have a closer look on different tools used for divination.
In the third document, another journalist pushes the experiment even further by meeting 24 fortune tellers. He tells us about his experience and makes some conclusions.