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Wax: a solid substance made of fat or oil used to make candles.
Melt: if something solid melts or if heat melts it, it becomes liquid.
Tip: to spill something from one place or container into another.
Evenly: Affecting all parts of something equally.
Hiss: to make a noise which sounds like «sssssss»
Gypsy: a member of a group who traditionally live and travel around
Spread: the different ways in which the playing cards are laid down.
Faint: difficult to see, hear, smell, etc.
Evoke: to produce a strong feeling or memory in someone.
Gaze: A long steady look.
Length: The mesurement of how long something is from one
end to the other.
Planchette: A triangular board supported on casters; when
lightly touched with the fingertips it is supposed to spell out
supernatural (or unconscious) messages.
Drag: The definition of a drag is a person or thing that is
being slow, pulled, moved or resistant.
Throttle: it is the mechanism by which the flow of a fluid is
managed by constriction or obstruction.
Ash: is defined as something that is left over after a fire, or
after something has been burned.
Hatred: is a feeling of intense dislike.
It is a way of divination which uses heated wax to tell
the future. The procedure is dropping melted wax in
cold water and the resulting shapes of wax will tell
you the future
ANCHOR: Your loved one is
BIRD: News will reach you
CAT: A friend is untrue
EGG: New developments soon
HEART: A friendship will turn
MOON: Indicates more money
UMBRELLA : Trouble is coming
The flame as the smoke and the wax
of the candle also can predict the
WHITE - peace, purity, and rest.
GREEN - used for money, luck in
gambling, succeeding in business.
BLUE - for harmony and peace in the
home, to have a joyful home, to promote
RED - used for passion, love, affection,
PINK - Used for attraction (come to me),
romance, keeping a good life.
YELLOW - Used for devotional prayer,
symbolizes gold and fortune, fast luck,
A kind of divination by using a deck of playing cards.
One of the oldest forms of divination developed from
14th century in Europe and now all around the world.
The three card spread
The horseshoe spread
The gypsy spread
Ace – friendship, love, new romance
Two – success, luck in love
Three – be careful not to say things you’ll
Four – journey, a change in your
Five – jealousy around you
Six – pleasant surprises
Seven – broken promises
Eight – visitors
Nine – wish come true
Ten – happiness and good luck
Jack – information about close friends
Queen – a good-natured lady
King – good advice, good-natured man
• Many ancient civilizations have practiced divination through the
smoke; also it was used in rituals of purification and protection.
The process of this kind of divination
The reader makes questions
Then the tobacco or cigarette
lights gently between your fingers
The reader finds the answer
depending on several factors
The color of ashes and smoke are
• Some the most common interpretations of the reader are:
If the cigar burns on one side…
When the ash is white…
If the ash stays right and solid…
Red points indicate…
If the ash is twisted…
• This divination system has origin in Africa and it is called
“Diloggun” or “Buzios”.
• According to the position when the shells fall, it answers the
question of the person
• “Santeros” always used 16 marine snails or shells, also
Each sector is associated with a particular area and
"Orishas" which is like guardian angels.
• The Upper left sector: This is the symbol of Legba
• The lower left section: This is the symbol of Erzulie
• The upper right Sector: it is the symbol of Erzulie Dantor
• The bottom right Sector: This is the symbol of Baron