simple tool used for communicating and gaining guidance from the spiritual
world. This is one of the easiest methods of divination and is ten times more
secure and accurate than a Ouija board. When used for divination the pendulum
acts as an antenna that amplifies signals or energy vibrations emanating from
a spiritual guide or the Divine energies you've called upon. These vibrations
focus their attention on the pendulum and cause it to move in specific
directions, giving you answers and guidance to the questions you put to the
pendulum is simply a string or chain, weighted by a pointed crystal or some
other form of heavy object. Better results come from natural materials,
such as crystals, and varying forms of metal, brass, silver and so on.
board is not necessary to perform tasks of divination, but it does come in
handy. You can make your own or purchase a pendulum kit when you're looking
for the right tool for you. If you want to make your own, you simply need a
circle with these six directions. This is the most common layout of a pendulum
board. As you progress you might decide to make a more elaborate board that
includes an alphabet and numbers.
|Yes ~ an up
and down direction.
|No ~ a side
to side direction.
|Maybe ~ a
diagonal direction, from the lower left to upper right corners of the
To Answer ~ a diagonal direction , from the lower right to the upper left
corners of the circle.
~ a clockwise circle.
~ a counter-clockwise circle|
Once you have
picked out an attractive pendulum that you feel drawn to, you don't just sit
down in your car outside the store and start "playing" with it. This
is a divination tool which should be treated with respect and reverence, just
as you would a deck of Tarot cards. There is a proper place, time and way to
use this tool for the best results.
gotten home, prepare your ritual space just as you would for any spiritual
work. Open your session with a brief prayer for protection, guidance and
calling in your spirit guide or guidance. Explain what you're doing, what you
want to accomplish and what information you're seeking
need to, well let's say you're making an agreement with your pendulum for
which movements mean what. Some call this programming the pendulum. I prefer
making an agreement because the agreement is really between you and the forces
that will provide movement to the tool. It's just a slight sensitivity I have,
you might feel otherwise. I just feel like I'm telling a spiritual entity that
I'm going to program their will. You program a computer, not a spiritual
Ok, so you've
set your space, your protection, called your guides and defined the agreed
upon movements of the pendulum. Now you're ready to ask your questions. You
want to phrase them so that the responses can be given in yes or no answers.
|Yes and No
answers are self explanatory.
imply the energy patterns are not yet set and some decisions still need to
be made before the outcome can be determined.
receive a Don't Want to Answer, (DWA) then the answer to the question
could alter a spiritual or karmic lesson you have to learn, or it's none
of your business. DWAs are most often received when you're asking
questions about other people, in other words, you're being nosy.
means as things stand right now, "it" what ever you asked will
probably happen, or is probably yes.
means just the opposite.|
Once you've completed
your reading, place the pendulum in a protective pouch. Say a prayer of thanks
and close the energies you've pulled in for this ceremony. Then snuff out the
candle and clean up your ritual space.
To make your
own, you simply need a circle with these six directions.
& down direction.
to side direction..
diagonal direction, from the lower left to the upper right corners of the
to answer—(DWA) a diagonal direction, from the lower right to the upper
Yes—a clockwise circle.
Not or No—a counter clockwise circle.