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Glossary

 

Advice - An opinion recommended or offered, as worthy to be followed; counsel; an explanation of consequences and options; deliberate consideration; knowledge.

Attunement – In reiki, “attunement” refers to a process of opening and clearing energy lines from the supreme source to the practitioner. 

Chakras – Energy centers within and around the body.

Consultant - One who gives professional advice or services.

Cleansing - To free from dirt, defilement, or guilt; purge or clean.

Intuition - Direct apprehension or cognition; immediate knowledge, as in perception or consciousness; any object or truth discerned by direct cognition; especially, a first or primary truth: instinctive knowing.

Metaphysics - the science of all being as being.  The branch of philosophy that examines the nature of reality, including the relationship between mind and matter, substance and attribute, fact and value. 

Palmistry - The art or practice of divining or telling fortunes, or of judging of character, by the lines and marks in the palm of the hand; chiromancy.

Pendulum Dowsing - a method divination and of finding elements, objects and information by means of using a body suspended from a fixed point so as to swing freely to and fro.

Psychic - Of or pertaining to the human soul; the living principle in man.

Psychometry - The ability or art of divining information about people or events associated with an object solely by touching or being near to it.

Querent - the inquirer; the person asking the question, the one requesting the reading.

Reader - the person whose interpretation / advice is being sought.

Reiki – A Tibetan Buddhist system of healing rediscovered by Usui Mikao.  It is a touch healing system which uses laying on of the hands onto the body and/or auric field.

Scrying - To see or predict the future by means of a crystal ball.

Tarot - A system of divination, traditionally using a deck of 78 cards.