The art and practice of divining the past, the present and the future by interpreting chaotic aerial visions and atmospheric phenomena.
Chaomantic omens were taken from chaos, confusion and disorder observed in the clouds, but also from airborne apparitions, aerial visions and comets.
According to most occult traditions, these chaotic shapes and visions were read solely in the clouds, but in an alternate method, the appearance of a comet's tail were taken into consideration. Another method used the diviner's aerial visions for prophetic references.
"If the stars of Chaomancy are excited, the Necromicae fall from the upper air, —trees are plucked up by their roots, and houses are thrown down, Lemurs, Penates, Undines and Sylvans are seen, so also Tereniobin, Tronosia, and Manna falls upon the trees."
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