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The beauty and elegance of Khajoo Kermani words in comparison with the illustrated versions of his divan

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): هنر اسلامی, Vol 19, Iss 47, Pp 546-563 (2022)


Abstract: Abstract: Undoubtedly, Abu Atta Kamal al-Din Mahmud ibn Ali ibn Mahmud, known as Khajoo Kermani, is one of the greatest poets and mystics of Persian literature; Who has experimented with mastery and considerable ability in all forms and types of poetry...

Predicting longevity from the line of life: is it accurate?

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Anthropological Review. Jul2019, Vol. 82 Issue 2, p155-162. 8p.

Abstract: Palmistry or Chiromancy is the art of reading lines on the palm of the hands. Today, many researchers believe that the lines on the palms of the hands can predict the individual's future. Computer programs are being designed which can automatically rea...

A portrait in pieces: Félix Nadar's La main du banquier D.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Word & Image. Jan-Mar2021, Vol. 37 Issue 1, p88-98. 11p.

Abstract: Invoking the notion of the fragment discussed by Linda Nochlin, Henri Zerner, and Charles Rosen, this article examines how Félix Nadar's La main du banquier D. exploits the body fragment to comment on identity and representation in the modern period. E...

Scientomancy, or Divination by Science.

Publication Type: Periodical

Source(s): Salmagundi; Fall2022/Winter2023, Issue 216/217, p136-148, 13p


Abstract: The article discusses various ways of predicting the future developed dynamically-datingbacktooracles and predictions based on observations of nature, or by apparently communicating with supernatural forces corresponding to the ongoing demands of socie...


Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Journal of International Social Research. Feb2009, Vol. 1 Issue 6, p575-585. 11p.

Abstract: Günümüzde birçok insanın yaşamında önemli bir yer tutan fal, insan hayatının olmazsa olmaz gerçekliğinden biridir. Oldukça renkli bir kompozisyonla karşımıza çıkan bu fal türlerinden biri de Kefnâme'dir. Kefnâme, avuç içindeki çizgilere ve parmakların ...

"The Hand That Rules … ": Palmistry and Reading the Hand in the "Circe" Episode of James Joyce's Ulysses.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): English Studies. May2018, Vol. 99 Issue 3, p295-306. 12p.


Abstract: Previous scholarship has highlighted Joyce’s knowledge of palmistry (or cheiromancy, as it was then known) and indicated some of the sources he consulted. But, for a text that has attracted so much attention and criticism, it is unusual that this scene...

Can Cheiromancy Predict Mean Survival or Fatality of a Patient with Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis?

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Journal of Neurosciences in Rural Practice, Vol 11, Iss 02, Pp 256-260 (2020)

Abstract: Background The past three decades have seen palmistry as an interface to human health. There have been no previously organized attempts in utilizing this knowledge to predict the state of disease. Objective Due to unavailability of any biological marke...

Visualize music and 'Sonify' pictures: studying children's and adults' pitch-height invented notations.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Music Education Research; Sep2019, Vol. 21 Issue 4, p441-458, 18p


Abstract: Copyright of Music Education Research is the property of Routledge and its content may not be copied or emailed to multiple sites or posted to a listserv without the copyright holder's express written permission. However, users may print, download, or ...

The Curious Science: Chiromancy in Early Modern France.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Magic, Ritual & Witchcraft; Winter2018, Vol. 13 Issue 3, p447-480, 34p


Abstract: The article examines the position of chiromancy in early modern France. It explores the defenders and detractors of chiromancy in the country from the Renaissance through the Enlightenment. It also analyzes the utility and the practice of chiromancy to...


Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Poetry. Dec2019, Vol. 215 Issue 3, p237-237. 1p.


Abstract: The poem "Palmistry," by Chase Berggrun is presented. First Line: Go to the window, open; Last Line: You can't tell me what I want or don't.