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Post time 2011-9-22 14:02:20 |Display all floors
Originally posted by DanseMacabre at 2011-9-22 13:45
Heard a call-in programme on BBC the other day about psychic powers.
Sally Morgan, who's said to be Britain's best-loved clairvoyant, is being accused of being a fake. She categorically denies t ...
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Post time 2011-9-22 14:02:25 |Display all floors
From vague intuition to Telekinetic.
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Post time 2011-9-22 14:02:54 |Display all floors
Originally posted by St_George at 2011-9-22 13:58
Occult magic is the art & science of instructing the subconsious mind.



But I mean how could something be magic and science at the same time?
We are all prisoners of our own device.

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Post time 2011-9-22 14:03:31 |Display all floors
Originally posted by expatter at 2011-9-22 14:02
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That's called "hindsight"...
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Post time 2011-9-22 14:05:50 |Display all floors
Originally posted by DanseMacabre at 2011-9-22 14:02



But I mean how could something be magic and science at the same time?



Many subjects are part art and part science.
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Post time 2011-9-22 14:08:11 |Display all floors
In magic imagery is used a lot to influence the subconsious.   This is a really fascinating topic but time is short i have to go but i hope to see many more subs to this thread later.
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Post time 2011-9-22 14:19:27 |Display all floors
Originally posted by St_George at 2011-9-22 14:05



Many subjects are part art and part science.


I agree with that: the science of war vs. the art of war; political science vs. political philosophy...

But science of occult, aka science of unknown? Still sounds weird. Maybe everything is paradoxical in itself. Or maybe as human beings, most of us still know too little about the world around us.

I've to admit I know next to nothing about psychic powers or occultism apart from some documentaries.
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