Pineal gland

A small, cone-shaped endocrine organ in the posterior forebrain, secreting melatonin and involved in biorhythms and gonadal development.


A temporary state in which a medium, with suspension of personal consciousness, is controlled by an intelligence from without and used as a means of communication, as from the dead.

Ectoplasmic energy

The substance supposedly emanating from the body of a medium during trances.


The movement of a body caused by thought or willpower without the application of a physical force.


An intuition or early warning of a future event; forewarning.