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pendulum divination

To: alt.divination,
From: Dee 
Subject: Re: pendulum divination
Date: Mon, 16 Jun 1997 19:52:31 -0400

Diane Carter wrote:
> Has anyone gotten pendulum divination to actually work? If I ask the
> same question five minutes after the first I get different yes/no
> answers. What's the trick? Am I having a problem because I am
> lefthanded and different books say different things?
>I have used pendulum divination for a few years, on and off.  It is not 
my main method of divination, but I do have some experience with it.  
Often you get confusing answers with the pendulum because you are not 
focused enough on the question, or because you are too focused on a 
desired answer.  The hardest part about using a pendulum is to clear 
your mind of all the desired (or even possible) outcomes.  Rather, you 
are to focus on the question alone.  Also, in my family, the folklore 
goes that if you use the same method of divination and ask a question 
more than once, you will get conflicting answers, because each question 
should only be asked once.  If you want to check the validity of the 
results that the pendulum gives, try using another method of divination 
other than the pendulum.  The books on the subject can be very confusing 
because many of them say different things.  Decide for yourself what 
each particular movement means (line for no, circle for yes, whatever) 
and stick with it.  Make out a list, choosing what each motion means for 
you, or make a sheet of paper to hold the pendulum over with short 
answers or letters on it.  You can then use the pendulum to spell out 
the responce so that there is no confusion.
Hope this helps!
Dee Norman

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