What do I need for scrying? Scrying requires two ingredients: A scrying tool and a light trance-like state. There are innumerable objects that can be used as a scrying tool, but the following are most common: Crystal ball. Scrying bowl.
Who looks into a crystal ball? If you say that someone, especially an expert, looks into a crystal ball, you mean that they are trying to predict the future. Crystal balls are traditionally used by fortune-tellers. Local economists have looked into their crystal balls and seen something rather nasty.
What are crystal balls made of? Weighing 49 pounds, the sphere is made of quartz crystal from Burma and was shaped through years of constant rotation in a semi-cylindrical container filled with emery, garnet powder, and water.
What are scrying bowls used for? Many practitioners say that the scrying medium initially serves to focus attention, removing unwanted thoughts from the mind in much the same way as repetition of a mantra, concentration on a mandala, inducing the relaxation response, or possibly by hypnosis.