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Akashic Records Memories of all experiences
since the beginning of time, believed by some mystical doctrines to be stored permanently in a spiritual
Animism Religious practices based on the belief that all living things and
natural objects have their individual spiritual essence or soul.
Astral Body A term used by occultists, spiritualists and theosophists to
refer to a double of a person's physical body. The astral body is believed to be separable from the
physical body during astral projection, out of body experience.
Astrology The ancient system of divination that uses the positions of the
planets, stars and moon.
Automatic Writing The ability to write intelligible messages
without conscious control or knowledge of what is being written
Aura An Aura is an energy field or it could also be
called our life force.
Bilocation Being or appearing to bein two different places at the same
Cartomancy Fortune telling using cards
Channeling A trance like state used
by psychic mediums to contact spirits.
Clairaudience The art of hearing
voices, music, and sounds that are not audible to the normal ear, and may not be of physical form.
Clairsentience A superphysical
tool that is used by the psychics, and comes from the French word meaning “clear sensing” and was used
popularly in the eighteenth century.
Collective Unconscious Concept put forward by Carl Jung to
refer to a level of unconscious thought and experience shared collectively by humans.
Deja Vu The knowledge and perceiving
future events where no control can be exercised over.
Divination The art of foretelling the
future, finding the lost and finding solutions to everyday problems.
Dowsing A form of divination, where a
forked rod, bent wire or pendulum to find people, animals, objects and substances.
Empathy The art of tuning in on an
intuitive or psychic level to the emotions, moods, and attitudes of a person.
ESP Extra sensory
perception information is perceived through means beyond the five senses. The sixth sense.
Fortean Phenomena Strange phenomena, especially those which
challenge conventional scientific knowledge.
Geomancy A system of divination involving the interpretation of lines or
Hypnagogic Imagery Imagery occurring in the hypnagogic state
(occuring while dropping off to sleep). .
Intuition Immediate knowing/apprehension by the mind without reasoning;
quick and ready insight; immediate
Lucid Dreams Dreams which occur
when the dreamer is aware of the fact that they are dreaming.
Medium An individual held to be a channel of communication between the earthly world and a world of
Metaphysics The study of what defies
the preconceived laws of physics or nature.
Morphic Resonance A term coined by Rupert Sheldrake to refer to the way in which the morphogenetic
field fof an object or organism may influence distant fields.
Mysticism Often described as a direct
experience of God or a union with God.
Near Death Experiences In
some cases, patients claimed that they then come out into the light, seeing their own body from a distance and
observe that they have another body.
Numerology The ancient study of your
'numbers' and how they influence your character and the events that will take place during your
Palmistry Art of telling fortunes from the lines, patterns and marks on the
palms of the hands
Paranormal Phenomenon is one that is
beyond the normal experience and understanding of an ordinary man.
Parapsychology Term coined by J.B. Rhine to refer to the experimental and
quantitative study of paranormal phenomena. Now generally used instead of "psychical research" to refer to all
scientific investigation of the paranormal
Precognition Knowledge of the
future, and is able to see things that may happen through special ways.
Psychokinesis A hybrid word
derived from the Greek words representing mind and motion.
Psychometry The art of getting
impressions or visions from a piece of jewelry or object by simply touching or holding it in your hand, and it
is usually used in training spiritual and psychic groups.
Reincarnation The process of the
soul or essence returning to inhabit a physical form after death.
Retrocognition The art of seeing
or sensing the past. Retrocognition occurs at spontaneous times, but very uncommonly during the course of daily
life, dreams, and parapsychology experiments.
Remote Viewing (RV) An ESP procedure in which a percipient attempts to
become aware psychically of the experience of an agent who is at a distant, unknown target location.
Spirit Guides A non physical
entity that is usually seen as the Higher Self, an angel, a highly evolved being or group mind, or a spirit of
Telekinesis The production of motion in objects (as by a spiritualistic
medium) without contact or other physical
Telepathy Communication of impressions
from mind to mind without aid of senses; communication from one mind to.
Thought Energy The Bio Energy created by the mind.