All cultures had an understanding that our world
is holographic and that in fact to
different degrees everything is connected with everything, and that therefore one can deduct many things from apparently
random events like formations of clouds or the flight of birds in the sky
(Ancient creek), the cracks of heated tortoise shells (Chinese), the fall of
sticks or coins (I Ching) or the Tarot.
were found valid and useful more often then not and this is why they have
survived all changes.