Ceraunomancy

Ceraunomancy, a branch of Ceraunoscopy, is the art of divination by observing lightning.

Methods

Ancient Roman augurs believed that lightning bolts from the east were favorable omens, while lightning bolts from the west were bad omens. Lightning bolts from the north were the worst omens. Lightning bolts from the northwest were a sign that very bad news would arrive soon.

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