Parrot Astrology in weddings udaipur Rajasthan
This method of telling fortune is popularly known as Parrot astrology. In the world of parrot astrology. The parrot (usually a parakeet) picks your fortune card and the fortune teller takes the role of an interpreter and conveys the message of the card. The first parrot astrologers originated from the states of Kerala and Tamil Nadu, and were seen in numbers in Singapore around the late 19th century.Parrot Astrology in weddings udaipur Rajasthan
It is a common sight to see a parrot astrologer, a fortune teller, sitting under a tree with a caged parrot and a deck of cards. He has a cage which contains one or two trained parrots. The tarot-like cards are either spread out or stacked in front of him. They are 27 in number representing the Indian cosmic system. Each card contains the image of a Hindu deity and some cards contain images of Buddha.
Once a guests arrives, the astrologer asks his name. Then, he opens the cage and requests the parrot to choose a card that is suitable for the customer’s name. The parrot walks over to the cards, picks one from the stack or the spread with its beak and gives it to the astrologer. It then walks back inside its cage. The astrologer opens the card and based on the image tells the fortune of the patron.