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Why People Use Psychics

April 25, 2012 | Comments: 0 | Views: 115

A large number of the population use psychic readings to attempt to learn things about themselves through clairvoyant means. They feel the need to know if they existed in a past life and what that existence has to do with the life they are living in the present and will live in the future. Many people simply want the psychic reading they have, to tell them that someone they loved that has passed away is in a place that they are happy and content.

The internet and the call in psychic hotlines have created a large growth of psychic readings. Before these sources gave virtually everyone the ability to speak to a medium and use the advice of these talented people the only time one of them could be consulted was when one was brave enough to open a shop in town, or when the fairs and carnivals came into town.

Most of the people that did fortune telling or had the ability to see into the future were not brave enough to tell other people they had these powers. Not to tell people to the extent that they operated store fronts and businesses. These individuals conducted their business in private for fear of the repercussions of the small minded people that lived in the town that would burn down their shops or accuse them of heinous crimes they had not committed.

The majority of towns did have residents that had the ability to do these things but they conducted their business from the privacy of their homes and they did not advertise their powers of perception at all. The only way that you were going to meet one of these individuals was for you to know someone who knew someone who knew the person. In other words you were only getting in the door because you were a friend of a friend.

Of course the carnivals and the fairs had psychic and fortune tellers that traveled with them. They read palms and performed various acts like this to amuse the throngs of people that paid their money to attend these functions. These people were often very talented at giving a psychic reading but they were thought to be a joke by the townspeople and few people trusted them enough to believe or act on the advice they gave them.

Today the internet and the hotlines where you can call and speak to these individuals have helped open the door so that more people can reach out and have a psychic reading but as with anything else when you open the door of opportunity you also open the door to the people who would try and trick their way into your pockets.

Sarah Saxon is a Reiki Master and writes for the psychic & metaphysical industry, promoting the discovery of the personal spiritual path, and recommends the following sites:

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