What Is Bibliomancy?

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Bibliomancy is the use of books for divination. Most often, sacred books are used and specific words or verses are chosen at random and interpreted for divination. Under one method, a book is toppled so it falls open on a random page. Thereafter, the bibliomancer closes his eyes and picks a specific paragraph or word. Sometimes, randomising techniques are used to select the book from a library of books or randomisers such as dice are used to select the pages and versus.

Bibliomancy was widespread across the many religions of the world. Mumbo-jumbo-meter: 10/10.
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A list of divination techniques