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Divination

Gansten, Martin LU (2010) In Brill’s Encyclopedia of Hinduism 2.
Abstract
Suggesting a twofold model of classification for varying forms of divination, the article briefly describes, from a historical perspective, a number of prominent Hindu divinatory techniques such as animal omens, oneiromancy, physiognomy, chiromancy, pneumomancy, oracular voices, bibliomancy and geomancy.
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Brill’s Encyclopedia of Hinduism
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Jacobsen, Knut
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2
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Brill Academic Publishers
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978-90-04-17893-9
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English
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  author       = {Gansten, Martin},
  editor       = {Jacobsen, Knut},
  isbn         = {978-90-04-17893-9},
  language     = {eng},
  publisher    = {Brill Academic Publishers},
  series       = {Brill’s Encyclopedia of Hinduism},
  title        = {Divination},
  volume       = {2},
  year         = {2010},
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