Tea Leaf Reading is a very popular divination method based on the art of reading the tea leaves. This involves the art or practice of predicting fortunes and interpreting the near future of persons from the tea leaves. Tasseography or Tea Leaf Reading is an ancient form of divination which originated in Asia, the ancient Greece and also in the Middle East and was for the first time introduced by the Gypsies. The term Tasseography has been derived from the French term Tasseo which means cup and the Greek words graph, "logy" and "mancy" which means divination. Tea Leaf Reading is totally dependant upon a persons psychic ability to look beyond and understand the meaning of the different symbols created by the loose tea leaves in the cup. Many a times, tea leaves also point to a persons full life. There are large numbers of specific images which point out to certain important issues in a persons life. Among all the other forms of divination, Tea Leaf Reading is considered to be one of the most creative and intuitive forms which originated nearly over five thousand years ago. A high level of concentration is the key to success in this form of divination. It is concentration which enables the seer to interpret the symbols reflected by the different tea leaves and activate their psychic levels. A quiet and a peaceful environment is very much desirable for the purpose of tea leaf reading.