How To Make A Dowsing Pendulum
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How To Make A Dowsing Pendulum

How To Make A Dowsing Pendulum. Hello everyone, I hope you are well. In today’s post, I will be sharing some tips on making a do-it-yourself (D-I-Y) pendulum for dowsing. If you want to save some money or commercial pendulums are not available for you, you can always make one yourself. A pendulum is a handy communication tool for spiritual inquiring. When used in conjunction with a chart, it can be used for dowsing and divination. You can use it for the following:

1. Provide Yes/No responses and answers to queries. This is similar to muscle testing or applied kinesiology.

2. Provide more accurate answers to queries, such as degree, intensity or percentage.

How To Make A Dowsing Pendulum

There are commercial pendulums available on the market. Usually, they can be bought from shops dealing with metaphysical or new age stuff. However, these shops are pretty scarce and can be quite hard to find.

To Make A Pendulum Is Not That Difficult

We can always find substitutes for the various parts of a commercially manufactured pendulum. The features that need to be substituted are:

1. The bob is the weight at the lower end of a pendulum.
2. The chain which connects the hand to the pendulum bob.

Pendulum Bob

For the pendulum bob, we can use any reasonably weighted object. I use arrow-shaped pendants. You can also use the smaller-sized fishing weights. Although, I much prefer some charms overfishing weights as they are more visually attractive than the latter. You can buy pendants from fashion accessory stores. As for fishing weights, they can be found in large departmental stores and shops selling fishing equipment.


There are different types of chains available, and you can acquire them from fashion accessory shops that sell necklaces and chains. Metal ones are preferred. The length of the chain should not be more than afoot. In my opinion, 1/2 to 3/4 of a foot is quite ideal.

Once we have the parts, all we need is to assemble them. At the tip of the pendant or fishing weight is usually a loop or ring. We need to hook one end of the chain through the ring (or loop) at the tip of the pendulum bob (which is either a pendant or fishing weight).

Typically, most chains are made up of many little metallic rings. To assemble the pendulum, we may need to pry open one of the metallic rings (at one end of the chain) and insert the loop/ring of the pendulum bob through it. Afterwards, we will need to re-adjust the metallic ring (on the chain) to its original closed-looped position. A long-nose plier is most suitable for doing these fine handiworks.

That’s all to make a pendulum for dowsing. Quite simple.

I hope this article is helpful.

Happy pendulum making.

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