Based on the art of rune stone casting using the symbols of an ancient Norse alphabet Oracle of the Runes can be seen as just a bit of fun... Or does it work by divine intervention Whatever you believe it has been proven to help people to see their lives in a different way. Consult the oracle daily and gain valuable insights into different aspects of your life to help you make the right decisions. The rune stones are based on the twenty four symbols of Futhark the ancient Norse alphabet which was later used by the Anglo Saxons. In rune casting - in addition to these symbols a blank stone is used making a total of twenty five rune stones which have different traditional meanings when cast in different positions and again if they are placed upside down. When using the runes it is important to first decide what you want to consult the runes about. Cast the runes and study the results. Dont rush! ... remember the three Cs:- Contemplate Cast and Consider. The software can only suggest interpretations. The final interpretation is down to you and you should take your time over it. If you have a printer you can print out the results to study later.