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Understanding Extrasensory Perception

We have seen it in movies and TV shows – people solving criminal cases and seeing what the future is like using extrasensory perception (ESP). Science tells us that we can only perceive what we sense. But how about those are capable of ESP without sensory input? Are there people who can foretell the future, communicate with the dead, see the past, read minds, or see through walls?What is ESP?Extrasensory perception is the ability to obtain information through paranormal means without using known…

What Is Deja Vu?

Deja vu is the experience by which a person feels he or she has been in a particular situation that has happened before. The phrase literally means ‘already seen’ in French. Paramnesia is the other term for this kind of feeling..Deja vu was termed by Emile Boirac, a French psychic who authored an essay entitled, “L’Avenir des sciences psychiques”or “The Future of Psychic Sciences”, which later expanded into a book. Upon experiencing this paranormal event, individuals experience a strong feeling …

A Feeling of Deja Vu

Deja Vu is a feeling that one has witnessed or experienced a new situation in the past. It is a feeling that a person gets when an event has already happened before or that it has repeated itself. The term is French that means “already seen”. It was coined by a French psychic by the name of Emile Boirac in his book entitled The Future of Psychic Sciences. Types of Deja VuThere are many theories behind the experience called deja vu. One theory states that there are three major types of deja vu. T…

Extrasensory Perception

What is extrasensory sensation?Extrasensory perception is one of those lingering theories associated with the human mind that still captures everyone’s imagination. Most people believe that such a thing or skill exists and yet scientists have found it very difficult to prove such phenomena. Something unproven might be considered by many people as not true. And yet for all its worth, a great number of people do not seem to suggest that such an ability does not exist, despite being unprovable as o…

Understanding The Tarot

Understanding The Tarot

The tarot is a set of cards used in fortune-telling. A few years ago, tarot cards would have conjured up images of Gypsies, who didn’t begin using tarot cards until the 20th century. Today, the cards are popular among occultists and New Agers in all walks of life. According to Grillot de Givry (1971): The tarot is one of the most wonderful of human inventions. Despite all the outcries of philosophers, this pack of pictures, in which destiny is reflected as in a mirror with multiple facets, remai…