If dance, music or theatre workshops don’t excite you enough, there are a few mind-boggling hobby classes that claim to hold the key to your mysterious future. From predicting when love will blossom in your life to even regressing into your past for clues to your future, the peculiar nature of these workshops is an attraction in itself. Here’s a look at some of the kookiest ones out there.Crystal Dowsing
These classes feature learning the art of gazing into a crystal ball and forecasting the future. "Through these sessions, you can learn to find your health index, wealth index, career index and relationship index, which includes determining answers to questions like ‘When will I get a job?’ or ‘When will I succeed in a relationship?’ etc," says Ritin from Divine Cosmic Reflexions, an organisation that holds these classes in the city.
For details call Divine Cosmic Reflexions at 9619235756 or 9833668694.
Subconscious Power Awakening
If you suffer from disillusionment and restlessness, this workshop claims to use "deep hypnosis along with mystic techniques for mind programming and positive approach."Conducted by Shekhar Kunte, who boasts of several testimonial videos on YouTube, titled ‘Shekhar Kunte Fast Magic Hypnosis’ and ‘Shekhar Kunte Hypnosis Eye Contact" among many others, the classes are held in Dadar (W) spread over two months on every Staturday, costing Rs 5000 . "I began practicing hypnosis in 1993 and started my workshops in 2005, with around 30 students in each batch," says Kunte.
Contact Shekhar Kunte at 92214 16031 or 6521 5647.
Secret Science of Attracting Money
Who knew that learning a science could fetch such great returns? This workshop convinces you to believe that there exists certain knowledge, albeit secret, that can bring in the moolah. “There are 21 secret points that are mentioned in in ancient scriptures that if followed, can help you in attracting money. This workshop is centred around these guidelines,” says Ritin. He explains, “The basic principle is that if you can accept things the way things are, then you can make an effort to attract money.”
For details, call Divine Cosmic Reflexions 96192 35756 or 98336 68694.
Psychic guidance by coffee-cup reading
Predict what lies ahead in life by analysing the shapes and patterns formed by coffee grounds in a cup. Institute of Alternative Healing Therapies in Malad conducts one-day certificate workshops during weekends where you can learn the skill and look for “psychic guidance through coffee grounds.” “We hold small batches of one or two persons and teach students to look for answers related to past, present and future,” says Dr Kunjal Vira.
Ask her how far learning the skill has helped people who come out of the workshop, which costs Rs 8,000, and she says, “It depends on how you make use of what you learn here. It takes practice to perfect yourself and there are no instant solutions.”
Call Alternative Healing Therapies at 98927 31446 or 97027 25506.