Back to Home Page or Contents Page or Divination or Index

Ornithomancy


Ornithomancy is the Greek term for the practice of augury, the method of divination by the flight of songbirds, which became a part on the Roman national religion and a distinct priesthood was developed for its practice. This is the reason for it being treated as a separate article. A.G.H.


Source: 81, 311.

Home    Alchemy    Ancient Beliefs    Buddhism    Christianity    Demonology    Divination    Goddess and witchcraft    Great Mysteries    Hinduism    Islam     Judaism    Magic    Neo-paganism    Other    Paranormal    Past and present Beliefs    People    Religions and sects    Rituals and texts    Shamanism    Stones    Theosophy African Mythology    Asian Mythology    Buddha Mythology    Egyptian Mythology    Greco-Roman Mythology    Greek Mythology    Hindu Mythology    Native American    Persian Mythology    Roman Mythology    South American Mythology