People that want to know the future often simply call or visit a psychic and get a reading. Psychics are reputed to be able tell people’s past, present, and futures by simply hearing their voice, seeing them, or touching something that they own. Many people dispute psychic abilities and see psychic readings as pseudoscience or straight up frauds. However there are millions of other people that depend on psychic readings to guide their daily lives. Those people say through the help of psychics they are able to get and keep their lives on track.
Frauds or Real Psychics
Psychic readers are seen as engaging in paranormal activity. A number of scientific experiments have been done to either verify or disprove the veracity of psychic readers. While the tests conducted on most psychic seem show they do not have precognitive power, the belief in psychics persists. People believe in the heightened perceptive abilities of these readers, what makes many skeptical is the fact psychic readers charge for their services. The person many people think of when the topic of psychic readers comes up is Ms. Cleo with her Jamaican accent. This makes people think readers are frauds and people to be laughed at.
An Ancient Art
But the top psychics have a long history and have been well-respected members of the global community for hundreds, even thousands of years. Psychics and shamans are two sides of the same coin. They are both connected to the forces of the universe and can see the past present and future. But while shamans use music, medicine, and magic, psychic readers simply close their eyes and connect to the spirit of the person for whom they are doing the reading. It’s what makes them special. They make chills run up people’s spines as they ask, ‘How could they possibly know that?’
Some people say psychics read social cues and make broad statements. But believers say psychics give them specifics and when they follow their guidance they are happy and successful. Psychics have a variety of tools they can use to perform their readings. Some psychics use Tarot cards, psychometry, Cleromancy, Psychometry, Distant readings, palm reading, Numerology, astrological readings, crystallomancy,
Lithomancy, Rune reading, or aura reading depending on their specialty. When psychic use many of these tools like tarot cards, astrology, and numerology for a reading it doesn’t require psychic ability to do it.