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Am I Psychic?

Take This Quick (20 Questions) Quiz To Find Out
James  Van Praagh
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Mar 18, 2017 at 06:00 AM

I spend a lot of my time traveling to demonstrations and workshops where I bring through messages and provide guidance and support  from the Spirit realm. When I’m not appearing live around the globe, I’m able to talk to many of you on Hay House Radio every Tuesday at 11:00 pacific. 

I love to make myself available to answer your questions and share messages from beyond, but you don’t always need to talk to me, or any spiritual teacher, psychic or medium. In fact, all the guidance you’re seeking is closer than you think!

You were born with psychic tools to guide you as you navigate life’s path.

Your special abilities are waiting to be explored and developed, and they can be the key to living your very best life.  What are these abilities? You’ve probably heard the term clairvoyant – but there are actually four “clairs.”

Before I reveal anything else, take this quiz to see which of the  “clairs” you possess.


Mark the statements that best describe you. Try not to overthink your answer, it’s best to go with your first reaction:


1) When I have free time, I enjoy losing myself in a good book.

2) I see colors, shapes, objects, or pictures when I close my eyes.

3) I often receive answers to questions, flashes of clarity, or inspiration unexpectedly, out of the blue.

4) I have been known to feel the presence of spirits or energy connected to a person or place.

5) If I’m feeling low, music can transport me to a better place.

6) I make it a special point to stop and enjoy the sunrise or sunset whenever I can!

7) I regularly talk to my pets, and feel they are communicating back to me.

8) I have a busy mind –lots of thoughts, questions and ideas popping in at all times – but when it’s time to make a decision I can pull it together and see the right choice, clearly.

9) I sometimes have a powerful emotional or physical reaction when I’m in a crowd.

10) I gain more from listening to others than from talking.

11) I sometimes see flashes, images, and light out of the corner of my eye.

12) I find spending time with my pets healing.

13) I’m good at analyzing and making sense of the motivation and behavior of others.

14) I sometimes get lost in daydreams during the day, and have wonderful, clear dreams at night.

15) My friends and family call me the “human lie detector” because I can tell when they are telling the truth… and when they are not.

16) I sense physical injury or illness in others and sometimes even feel their pain in my own body.

17) On more than one occasion, I have received telepathic information from other people

18) I commonly describe things using vivid metaphors.

19) I sometimes experience a buzzing in my ears, or get an odd, blank sensation of quietness.

20) I can tell what others are feeling without speaking to them.

Scoring your answers.

Circle the numbers that you checked in the key below, along with their corresponding letters. Do you have three or more answers associated with any one letter? If so, it’s likely you are gifted in that particular “clair.” Don’t be surprised if you are strong in more than one area!

1)C   2)V   3)C   4)S   5)A   6)V   7)A   8)C  9)S  10)A  11)V  12)S 13)C  14)V  15)C  16)S  17)A  18)V  19)A  20)S

How many statements did you check in each area? Each of the letters is associated with a different psychic gift.  Three or more in any one area means that you are strong in that area.=

C - Claircognizant 

V- Clairvoyant

A- Clairaudient 

S - Clairsentient 

Here’s what your answers reveal about your psychic abilities:

Clairvoyance (clear seeing)

You clearly see the past, present, and future for yourself and others.

You may see images or signs that others cannot - images or signs as you go about your day, or visions in dreams. Most commonly, if you are clairvoyant you will see these images in your mind. 


Clairaudience (clear hearing)

You clearly hear Spirit’s messages and deliver more accurate readings.

You can hear messages and receive psychic impressions – either audibly or inside your mind. With practice you can learn to have two-way conversations with the Spirit people in your mind


Clairsentience (clear feeling)

You clearly feel the energy of others— and know exactly who to trust.

Clairsentience is the empathic ability to feel and sense the emotional energy of people, animals, spirits, and places around you. You are sensitive to the feelings of others, and often will experience their emotions in your heart and in your body.  


Claircognizance (clear knowing)

You clearly know the right decisions to make in your life.

The ability to ‘just know’ information – which often comes to you spontaneously – out of the blue! Sometimes this information can come in the form of facts and figures, other times, it comes in the form of simply a certainty when making a choice or evaluating a relationship or situation.


Each one of us has some combination of the above gifts, at varying degrees of strengths, and we can choose to develop them at any time. 

Don't forget to join us for the first ever Hay House World Psychic Summit, starting on Wednesday, September 20th

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James  Van Praagh
James Van Praagh Internationally renowned #1 New York Times bestselling author of Talking to Heaven, Reaching to Heaven, Healing Grief, Heaven and Earth, Looking Beyond, M Continue reading