The Robot Psychics Of India

robot1What happens when the unfathomable/intangible and the logical/mechanical intersect? Robots designed to tap into the spirit world — meet the priests/shamans of the twenty-first century. Via Discover Magazine:

These bots wait in perpetual readiness to dispense their pre-programmed wisdom, and for only 5 rupees or so, the robot’s handler will allow you to plug a pair of headphones into its metallic underpants and listen as it tells your fortune. One of our favorite designs is the mod/retro combination of a smattering of LED lights and an analog clock, for those mortals bogged down in the worldly concerns of time.

2 Comments on "The Robot Psychics Of India"

  1. justagirl | Feb 8, 2012 at 4:19 pm |

    i think… it should know a whole lot about some egg whites.  lol.

  2. marklar_primus | Feb 8, 2012 at 5:55 pm |

    I think before I trusted one of these things I would check the back to see if it is made by Diebold.

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