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Divination is the attempt to gain insight into a question or situation by way of an occultic, ... Particular divination methods vary by culture and religion. ... and the oracles' limited work schedule, they were not the main source of divination for the  ...

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In some societies, in fact, divination is a practice to which many persons frequently resort, but ... To assert that European religious beliefs have remained the same .... Divination is employed to discover the source of trouble in order to remove it, ...

www.khanacademy.org/humanities/art-africa/african-art-intro/a/religion-and-the-spiritual-realm

Nature spirits, appealed to by Baule diviners in Côte d'Ivoire for spiritual ... Fang societies preserved the bones of important deceased individuals in bark ... Art objects are employed as vehicles for spiritual communication in diverse ways.

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May 1, 2015 ... The study employed worldview as a theory to guide the analysis. ... Keywords: Divination, Worldview, Religion, Health, Supernatural, Spiritual Laboratory ... In some of the indigenous societies, knowledge and ideas on issues ...

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PDF | In many parts of Ghana, especially the indigenous societies, diviners or soothsayers are consulted for different ... The study employed worldview as a theory to guide the analysis. .... conviction presupposes that religion plays a key role in.

www.ucobserver.org/faith/2009/06/not_religious

Spirituality is on the rise, yet religion is on the wane. ... Delving further into what the word “spirituality” meant to those who employed it, Streib found that .... These diviners can sell bogus wares in a spiritual marketplace, entrapping the ... In fact, Wade Clark Roof suggests that contemporary society as a whole, irrespective of ...

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logical and psychological significance of divination in the traditional society. It be- ... The second involves messages communicated by spiritual beings through ... Nihongi showsthat divination was employed to foretell the results of mili-.

www2.kenyon.edu/Depts/Religion/Fac/Adler/Writings/Divination%20as%20spiritual%20practice.pdf

Panel: "Questioning the Spirits: The Yijing as a Way of Personal Spirituality ... two particular forms, divination and sacrifice, which are clearly religious in character and which are .... clearly evident in contemporary Chinese society. ... More elaborate forms of divination, requiring the hiring of specialists, include shamanistic.

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Oct 6, 2015 ... Though larger religions have made big inroads, African spirituality, ... Much of Olupona's work is an attempt to provide a fuller understanding of the ... religion is separate from the other aspects of one's culture, society, or environment. .... indigenous African religions in Africa, then diviners would disappear, ...