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The reality of numerology

Of all the predictive disciplines that I looked at in my book researches, the one that felt most alien to me, at first, was numerology. Why does it and why should it work? Its origins seem to go back at least to the time of the Greek philosophers, if not longer. The theory is based on the premise that numbers are significant. Number is the basis of all things and numbers have meanings of their own. It was, and is, thought that by manipulating them, cracking their hidden code, we can find our life’s purpose. They are a gateway to the spiritual laws that exist and govern the structure and forces of the universe and our lives. By breaking the codes encrypted in these numbers we can, in theory, find our own life’s path. Is this likely?