What is tea leaf reading called? Tasseography (also known as tasseomancy) is the art of identifying symbols and interpreting messages found in the shapes and configurations of tea leaves.
What is the origin of reading tea leaves? Tea leaf reading, also known as tasseography, is said to have origins in Asia, the Middle East, and Ancient Greece, with Middle Eastern cultures typically using coffee. However, modern tea leaf reading began in the 17th century, when tea was introduced from China to Europe.
What did Harry’s tea leaves say? So when they first read their tea leaves they predict the following. “Hang on.. that means ‘great happiness’ so you’re going to suffer but be very happy..” He turned the teacup the other way up.
What does Ron see in Harry’s cup? Ron then changes what he sees in the teacup to “an acorn” and predicts “a windfall, unexpected gold” which is also true when in GoF Harry wins the tournament and receives the gold winnings.