Bosnian fortune telling
4444441 2 22 1 12 2 4444444In Bosnian way of bean grains fortunetelling particular attention is committed tothe interpretation of each grainpositioning. Direction in which the grain isdirected, its horizontal or vertical position,whether one grain is attached to another,or tree or more, is very important data inthe process. An example concerning onelove couple follows:1.
Woman is burdened with loverelationship and displays seriousinsecurity. She easily gets angry with theman and then she terminatescommunication with him.2.
Man and woman are together.3.
Man has got similar temper aswoman he gets angry easily and than hedoes not communicate to her.4.
Woman loves man5.
Regardless certain problems incharacter and communication themselves,as a couple, go along fine.6.
Man is quite introverted; he does notdisplay enough emotions or affection.7.
Woman is indecisive; she often doesnot know what to do to improve theirrelationship.8.
Communication seems to be a greatproblem. They both communicate morewith others than with each-other.9.
Man is more oriented towardscarrier, income,money.If this combination of grains appeared inthe first cast of beans than analyse isinterpreted in the past tense. This, in fact,interprets the relationship of partners inthe past. However, if it appears in thesecond cast than it represents theirpresent, while in the third cast hasnegative connotation and may indicateproblematic love relation.When in all 3 casts of bean grainscommitted for love fortune tellinghappens that only one grain appears inone of the 3 rows that is a certain sign thatconcerned love wish is not going to fulfil;partners will not stay together or that thepossibility of realisation of connectionwith the partner is very minimal.
In simpler form of divination 38 grains of white beans is used a piece of bread, one coffee grain and a metal coin. Before deviation canbegin a grain of bean is highlighted in red paint which will represent the person who asksthe questions in the process of the divination.Then the fortune teller takes all beans into her hand and person who has come for the fortunetelling raises the question she would like tohave answered. After that fortune teller blowsinto her fist and throws the beans on the floor.With this is the first part of the divination iscompleted. After that the analysis of the position taken by a grain marked in red starts.If the grain fell nearer to the piece of bread itrepresents a symbol of happiness -the wishwill be fulfilled, in love ones will marry, workwill progress and etc.On the other hand if the red bean fell nearer tothe coin, that person can expect the cash gains