The art or process of "seeing" is known as "scrying" |
When the technique of scrying is used with
crystals, or any transparent body, it is known as "crystallomancy" or "crystal gazing".
of ball preferred varies greatly among those who practice crystallomancy. Some prefer a "palm ball" of
a few inches in diameter that is held in the hand; others like a larger ball mounted on a stand.
If made of glass (e.g. lead crystal), it should be free from air bubbles and can be colored.
agree that crystal gazing should be undertaken in a dimly-lit and quiet room, so as to foster visions
and more easily allow the onset of a trance state.