• Character Calchas was an Ancient Greek seer who was defeated by his rival, Mopsus, in a contest of their powers (FW). Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 3:21 — 4.0MB)… Read More
• Areas of knowledge A form of Divination where playing cards are used to tell the future. Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 3:21 — 4.0MB)Subscribe:… Read More
• Character Cassandra Trelawney was the great-great-grandmother of Sibyll Trelawney. Cassandra was a “very famous, very gifted” Seer in her day (OP37). Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 3:21 — 4.0MB)… Read More
• Character Cassandra Vablatsky was a celebrated Seer and the author of Unfogging the Future (PA4). Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 3:21 — 4.0MB)Subscribe:… Read More
• Magical discipline Firenze the Centaur explained the kind of Divination his race practices as follows: “I know that you have learned the names of the planets and their moons in Astronomy, and that you have mapped the stars’ progress through the heavens. Centaurs have unravelled the mysteries of these movements over centuries. Read More
• Creature Centaurs are intelligent creatures with the head and torso of a human joined to the body of a horse. They have a rich history and are known for being skilled in healing, divination and astronomy. Podcast: Play in… Read More
• Hogwarts castle and grounds • Rooms, chambers, and floors A classroom located down the corridor leading off the Entrance Hall on the side opposite the Great Hall. This is one of several unused classrooms on the ground floor. Dumbledore arranged for this room to look like the middle of a forest clearing; Firenze, who couldn’t easily negotiate the stairs,… Read More
• Symbols Tea leaf symbol from Unfogging the Future meaning “an attack.” Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 3:21 — 4.0MB)Subscribe: Apple Podcasts… Read More
• Symbols Tea leaf symbol from Unfogging the Future meaning “trials and suffering” (PA6). Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 3:21 — 4.0MB)Subscribe:… Read More
• Hogwarts academics A crystal ball is used in Divination as a method of fortune telling. The crystal ball is called an ‘orb’ by Professor Trelawney (PA15). The third years in Divination studied how to use the crystal ball, although nobody in the class seemed to be able to see anything through… Read More