Numerology, the 23 Enigma-and Confirmation Bias

On February 23 a movie by Joel Schumacher, starring Jim Carrey, will be released entitled ‘The Number 23’. The story centers around a book given to the main character ( Carrey ) that seems to echo the events in his life and features prominently the phenomena that has come to be known as “The 23 Enigma”. The 23 enigma is the belief that every event is somehow related to the number 23. This is sometimes misattributed to the science of Numerology although, that is incorrect. Like the ‘9-11’ phenomenon wherein coincidences of the number 911 are charted and listed, the 23 enigma may be nothing more than a particular example of the confirmation bias in cognitive theory know as apophenia …

Numerology – Discover Your Purpose

Numerology has been used for thousands of years to determine specific things about an individual. The Pythagoras were the first to discover that numbers have a vibration to them, and each number has a specific vibrational field around them. They believed that we create our life by giving our parents our name that we want to be born with and specific date of birth that we choose to come forth in. So they have discovered meanings of the numbers and their influence on our lives. Numerology is also to believed to be used by our spirit guides to help us along in life by pointing out specific number patterns to us while we go through our daily lives. Remember Mathematics …

Numerology and Subconscious Mind – What it Means to Keep Seeing the Same Numbers Over and Over

Many, many people have told us about having the experience of repeatedly seeing the same number, or number pattern. Perhaps they look at the clock and see 11:34, then glance at a store receipt total of $11.34, then hear of a historical event happening in the year 1134 BC, all in the same day. Or they keep seeing the same number or numbers for months, even years. We feel it’s often a subconscious, even super-conscious, attachment to the energy behind the numbers. Along with indicating quantity, as we’ve mentioned before, each number represents a specific type of energy, or quality. Since we believe, based on our research, that all things happen for a reason and that order (as numerologically represented …

Life Path Numerology and You

There are two types of numerology. There is your birth day numerology, which is simply the day you were born, from the number 1 to the number 31. This number is not reduced, you simply look up that particular number in the appropriate reference work on numerology, and it will tell you your traits and your tendencies. The other type of numerology takes your complete birthdate, reduces that down to a number, and from that, chooses your life path. Numerology done in this way – combining both the birth date and the life path date, can be extremely powerful tools in helping you learn about yourself. Life path numerology can help you achieve your goals, but, as in astrology or …

5 Interesting Facts About Numerology

Numerology is a phenomenally interesting practice that has existed for millennium in various forms. Numerologists, the terms used for practitioners, describe complex things in life via simple numbers and derive meanings from those numbers. For example, your Life Path Number is derived from your date of birth via a very simple formula (no calculator needed!) and describes your journey through life. Your destiny number similarly is derived from your name. In this way the complexities of the universe can be more simply grasped by the human mind. There are many odd and incorrect thoughts about Numerology, as well as many facts people do not generally know. Here are five interesting facts you may not be aware of. 1) Numerology is …

Tarot Reading – Which Questions Can You Ask and When?

In this article you’ll read about the kind of questions you can ask for a tarot reading. Also attention is paid to when it is best to do a tarot reading. Types of questions for a tarot reading In principle you can ask any ethical question to tarot as long as you are the subject of the question. But some types of questions don’t receive a clear and helpful answer. You must know that tarot never gives a yes/no, good/bad, black/white… answer. Tarot describes a situation. It tells a kind of story. Also tarot doesn’t take decisions for you. It doesn’t say what you must do. It’s your responsibility to take account of the advice, tarot gave you, or not. …

Live Tarot Card Reading: Understanding Tarot Cards

Tarot cards have been in existence for a very long time. The cards usually come with different illustrations. For example, there are those that come with angels, cats, astrological symbols, dolphins, and even dragons. Types of tarot cards The decks are usually of different types with the main types being: Tarot of the Marseilles: also known as Marseilles deck, this is the oldest and most famous tarot card in existence. The card started being used in France during the 16th century. The card’s Major Arcana has highly evocative imagery in primary colors; however, the Minor Arcana only displays the Roman numerals. Thoth card: it contains imagery from different sources such as Egyptian mythology. The imagery displayed brings a number of …