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perception

 [per-sep´shun]
the conscious mental registration of a sensory stimulus. adj., adj percep´tive.
depth perception the ability to recognize depth or the relative distances to different objects in space.
disturbed sensory perception a nursing diagnosis accepted by the North American Nursing Diagnosis Association, defined as a change in the amount of patterning of incoming stimuli, accompanied by a diminished, exaggerated, distorted, or impaired response to such stimuli.
extrasensory perception (ESP) knowledge of, or response to, an external thought or objective event not achieved as the result of stimulation of the sense organs.

te·lep·a·thy

(tĕ-lep'ă-thē),
Transmittal and reception of thoughts by means other than through the normal senses, as a form of extrasensory perception.
[G. tēle, distant, + pathos, feeling]

telepathy

Paranormal
The alleged communication of thoughts and/or mental images by means other than those that can measured by physical senses and energy transmission.

te·lep·a·thy

(tĕ-lep'ă-thē)
Transmittal and reception of thoughts by means other than through the normal senses, as a form of extrasensory perception.
[G. tēle, distant, + pathos, feeling]

telepathy

Communication claimed to occur without the interposition of the senses.
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Critique: An inherently fascinating and thoroughly absorbing read from beginning to end, "Spiritual Telepathy: Ancient Techniques to Access the Wisdom of Your Soul" is very highly recommended for personal, community, and academic library Metaphysical Studies instructional reference collections.
Colleen Mauro's Spiritual Telepathy: Ancient Techniques to Access the Wisdom of Your Soul offers a thorough background regarding the concept of channeling wisdom beyond our earthly selves, along with focused meditations to help put theory into practice.
Despite its myriad and ingenious distancing strategies, from stylizations of gesture to televisual abstraction, and its lack of anything resembling autobiography, Organic Honey's Visual Telepathy feels intensely personal--an effect of Jonas's inimitable, magical sensibility and the bold positioning of her own body at the center of her project.
Physicist Giulio Ruffini, co-author of the research, said: "It's a kind of technological realisation of the dream of telepathy but it is definitely not magical.
Her telepathy gives her a chance to relate to her classmates in a way the extremely shy girl could never do before.
The flame communicates in an extralinguistic manner, a familiar idea in depictions of telepathy. Indeed it is rare in science fiction to find telepathic communication limited to speakers of the same language.
Sanchez (1989) examined empathy and telepathy in natural mother-daughter dyads, consisting of 180 volunteer pairs; the mother served as the receiver, and the child as the sender of telepathic messages.
Considering that the relationship between Edward and Bella is actually founded on reciprocal love in Twilight, the lack of a telepathic bond between the two characters shall be read as a contradiction of the original concept of telepathy (formulated by Frederic W.
But the type of telepathy Nandana exhibits is extraordinarily rare.
Matmos' Drew Daniel acquired a pair of metal shackles from a BDSM store on eBay to recreate a sound heard by one of the people who participated in a telepathy experiment to help drive the concept record.
How does she do this, by telepathy? I do agree that there are some regular names published (even me now and again) but these are mainly local councillors having a go at each other.