Fortune tellers work online – level 3
Astrology and forms of divination such as palm reading, tarot cards, or numerology have long influenced Thai culture. However, due to social distancing rules, many fortune tellers are now online to continue their work.
Young Thais are experiencing soaring levels of stress from the health crisis and job concerns, and many are getting help from fortune telling. According to health experts, stress levels are very high.
A new fortune telling application brings together 7,000 online fortune tellers to people; it has had a sharp increase in the number of users. According to some fortune tellers, since the pandemic, people are asking more questions about careers instead of love and relationships.
Difficult words: divination (the skill of saying or discovering what will happen in the future), numerology (the study of numbers, such as a person’s date of birth, in the belief that they have a special meaning in a person’s life), fortune teller (a person who is able to predict a person’s future).
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