Querent


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Querent

(religion, spiritualism, and occult)

In horary astrology, the individual asking the question is referred to as the querent.

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In keeping with the understanding of Tarot as an aid on the personal quest to individuation, contemporary decks are commonly designed for use in "spreads" or patterns that effectively relate the cards to the querent and his or her question.
Another magazine contains a discussion of crystal-gazing, in which the author candidly points out, "The psyche of the psychic must contact the universal psyche, then isolate and concentrate on the psyche of the consulting querent.
One querent wanted a word analogous to hysteria, for the behavior of men under stress.
At Delphi, the human querent was enjoined to acknowledge the divine essence of the sacred answerer before being admitted to his presence.