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aerokinesis
Aerokinesis is an offset of Atmokinesis; 'aero' is from the latin word 'aer', or 'aeris', meaning 'air'. Therefore, Aerokinesis is the ability to manipulate the air, or wind. In other words, it is the ability to manipulate pressure systems. More...
archangel
Commonly known as the Second Level of Angels More...
astral (plane)
Located directly on the opposite side of the veil (see 'Veil, The'); more energetic than the Physical plane. More...
atmokinesis
Atmokinesis is derived from 'atmo', short for 'atmosphere', demonstrating the ability to manipulate the atmosphere of a planet. Common uses of this ability include creating or driving off storms. More...
audiokinesis
Derived from the latin word 'audio', meaning 'to hear', this ability allows the manipulation of sound waves. Though not to common among the average population, information is provided for those who are interested. More...
awakening
The term used to describe the process by which abilities, memories, traits, etc return to an individual More...
Banshee
Originally Bean-sidhe (been-shee). Supposedly a Fae type that forsees and portents death by wailing and weeping at the home of the soon to be deceased.
biokinesis
Biokinesis is the manipulation over living matter, such as cells. More...
chakra
The term 'chakra' is a Sanskrit word meaning 'wheel', or 'vortex'. It is referred to as an energy point within your body, where energy is stored. There are considered to be seven (7) main chakras down the center of your body. More...
Cherubim
These are people who feel that their soul is that of the order of angels who are 2nd rank below Seraphims.
chronokinesis
The ability to manipulate the speed of time More...
clairaudience
Extrasensory hearing; the ability to hear outside the physical plane. More...
clairvoyance
Extrasensory sight; the ability to see outside of the physical plane. This ability is sometimes confused with Precognition, which is the ability to foresee future events. More...
cryokinesis
Cryokinesis is the manipulation over temperature, in the sense of cooling things down. (Also see the opposite of cryokinesis, which is pyrokinesis). More...
cyberkinesis
Cyberkinesis is the control over technology. (See Electrokinesis) More...
electrokinesis
An obvious ability, especially in the modern world. Electrokineis is the ability to manipulate electricity; specifically, the ability to manipulate electrons. Obviously, in the modern world, this ability would prove to be extremely beneficial. More...
elementals
Beings with decisive control over the elements. More...
elven
Elves are spirits or beings of a more or less mischievious character. They are also said to have great powers of magick. More...
empath
A word used to describe a person with Empathy (see 'Empathy'). Natural Empaths, as in those who have a natural ability, tend to have emotional problems (such as depression) if they do not learn how to control this ability, which tends to be a large problem among unexperienced empaths. More...
empathy
The ability to interpret others' emotions and pain, often as if they were your own. This ability may also allow you to simulate emotions and/or pain within yourself and others. People who have this ability are referred to as 'Empaths'. (see 'Empath') More...
energy
Energy, in reference to Metaphysics, is the basis of existance. Everything is made up of energy. Going off of the concept that energy can be manipulated (see 'Metaphysics'), you can learn how to do things beyond seemingly possible abilities. More...
Ethereal Plane
The spirit plane
existence
The term 'existence' is used to describe all universes, galaxies, planes (see 'Plane'), layers (see 'Layer'), etc, grouped by a single dimension, as a whole. For example, a 'void' in the concept of an endless abyss, not a black hole aspect, would be classified as another existence. When you see 'existence' as a single reference, it is assumed you are talking of this one in which you reside. More...
fallen angel
An angelic stripped of rank More...
gnomes
Gnomes are elementals that govern over the earth. More...
goblin
A grotesque elfin creature of folklore, thought to work mischief or evil. More...
Goetia
Goetia demons, kings,princess,princesses, presidents, dukes, marquises, duchess of the plane known as hell. More...
grigori
Formerly known as watchers. Fallen angels after teaching females forbidden arts. More...
grounding
The act of gathering energy; thought to be gained from the earth to the root chakra More...
healing
The act of repairing someone's mind, body, energy, etc. via energy. (see 'Manipulation, Energy') More...
hobgoblin
Hobgoblin is a term typically applied in folktales to describe a friendly or amusing goblin. More...
hydrokinesis
The ability to manipulate water. (See Telekinsis) More...
ideomotor response
A subconscious movement of the body resulting from a thought More...
incubi
Male demons that thrive off of sexual energy. More...
kinetics
The term 'Kinetics' is used loosely to group a series of metaphysical abilities, often ending in 'kinesis'. The meaning of the word 'kinesis', which means 'to move', can not be taken literally in all of these abilities. More...
layer
The layers of existence define the concept of 'Heaven' and 'Hell', lower layers being 'Hell', and upper layers being 'Heaven' (in the sense of light and dark populations). More...
magnetitum
An iron oxide (Fe2O3) common to almost all plant and animal life (including a small trace in humans); allows for animals' ability to sense electromagnetic fields to determine direction and location.
manipulation, energy
'Energy Manipulation' is the act of moving and changing energy in order to achieve a certain result. (see 'Metaphysics') More...
metaphysics
A term used in modern time to emphasize something that defies modern sciences, such as psychic abilities or otherwise. More...
microkinesis
Microkinesis isn't really a definate term among the modern metaphysical community. However, in this case, the ability is being used to represent the ability to manipulate atoms, as well as subatomic particles, such as quarks. Be sure to brush up on chemistry for this one. More...
neuroplasticity
The ability of the brain to structurally alter itself in response to stimuli. More...
otherkin
Otherkin are races of beings that believe their consciousness / soul is not native to Earth; these races are often discussed in myths and legends, including the popular types of 'kin (slang for Otherkin), such as Dragons, Vampires, Elves, Fairies, etc. More...
photokinesis
The term 'photo' has to deal with light. Light is made up of particles called photons, which is a quantum of electromagnetic energy given off when atoms fall from the excited state, back down to the ground state. Therefore, this ability is the manipulation over these photons, or light. More...
plane
Scientifically defined by different energy frequencies. There are a series of common planes, such as Physical, Eatheral, Astral, Mental, etc. More...
precog
(see 'Precognition') Slang for 'Precognition' More...
precognition
The ability to foresee future events. There are a few methods by which this ability can be used, however this ability is not completely understood. Precognitions can come in any form, including feelings of anxiety, emotions, visions, sounds, pain, etc. More...
projection
The term 'projection' refers to the ability to 'project', or repell your conscious mind from your physical body, into another one of your bodies on another plane. The most common form of this is Astral Projection. The ability to do this differs among individuals, and some may not have much success. More...
psi-vamp
A psychic vampire is a vampire who feeds off of energy. This energy can be in the form of excess energy from people, energy from the atmosphere or by other means. More...
psychic
The term 'Psychic' is a broad term used to describe a person who has greater control over their mind and related abilities than the average person. People considered 'Psychic' may have abilities such as Telepathy, Empathy, Precognition, Clairvoyance, etc. More...
pyrokinesis
The ability to increase temperatures (Also see its opposite, Cryokinesis.) More...
remote viewing
The ability to see a remote point in space from your current location by interpreting energy from that location visually. More...
retrocognition
the ability to 'see' into the past..(see opposite, precognition) More...
revival
The act of reanimating a dead body and returning the previous consciousness, allowing the person to continue to live after they have died. More...
rv
(see 'Remote Viewing') Acronym for 'Remote Viewing' More...
salamanders
Salamanders are elementals that govern over the element of fire. More...
seraphim
These are people who feel that their soul is that of the order of angels that are of pure light and energy.They have six wings and are arguably the highest ranked angels that are responsible to the universe. More...
shades
Shades are a subset of shadow beings; a powerful warrior race. More...
shadows
The term 'shadow' is used to describe a group of beings with characteristics that cause them to be visually similar to shadows; they generally contain a thick, cold-feeling energy. More...
shielding
The act of creating a defensive barrier around oneself by the use of energy. (see 'Manipulation, Energy') More...
succubi
Female demons that thrive off of sexual energy. More...
sylves
Sylves or sylphs are elementals that govern over the element of air. They are said to deal with intellectuality. More...
telekinesis
Telekinesis is derived from the greek word 'tele', which means 'at a distance', and the word 'kinesis', meaning 'motion'. In duller terms, it's the ability to influence an object without exerting upon it a bodily force. More...
telepathy
The ability to interpret and influence others' thoughts. More...
terrakinesis
Terrakinesis, coming from the latin word 'terra', meaning 'earth' (as in land), is the ability to manipulate the earth. (See also: Telekinesis) More...
Therianthrope
A person/otherkin who in some identifies as a non human animal that does exist or has existed on this planet Earth. Usually means animals accepted by 'mainstream'.
undines
Undines are elementals that govern over the element of water. More...
unveiling, the
This term is used to identify an event predicted by a minority of otherkin in which the Veil (see 'Veil, The') falls. Most otherkin who make this prediction claim it will occur within this century and that it is marked in other religions as the 'Apocolypse'. More...
vampire
Vampires are beings who take energy into themselves be it in the form of blood, raw energy, energy from the atmosphere or energy from people. More...
veil, the
A barrier between the physical and astral planes More...
Walk-In
A spirit not originally born in the body. They may replace the original inhabiter though this is not always the case and sometimes the Walk-In and original spirit can co-exist relatively peacefully.
weres
humans that can shapeshift into a half animal state
'kin
(see 'Otherkin') Slang for 'Otherkin' More...





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