German Bleigiessen: Glimpse Into Your New Year Future

Bleigiessen
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Bleigiessen is an ancient form of fortune telling using molten metal to predict the future.

A small chunk of lead or tin is melted over a spoon and once liquid quickly dumped into a bowl of cold water. The shapes are then interpreted into fortunes for the coming year.

German Bleigiessen
@mikelowerystudio

For example, a blob that resembles an eagle could mean an ambitious year ahead. A mushroom-shaped drop? You’re going to be lucky in love. If a fish appears a trip would do you good.

Check out this video for some Bleigiessen in action!

Pretty cool hun?

Have you ever tried it? Comment below!

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