Meet The American Society of Dowsers

The American Society of Dowsers is a nonprofit corporation founded in Vermont in 1961 to disseminate knowledge of dowsing (water witching, the discovery of lost articles or persons, and related para-psychological phenomena), development of its skills, and recognition for its achievements.

Our Mission

The American Society of Dowsers, Inc. is a scientific and educational non-profit organization whose mission is

“to support, encourage and promote dowsing and dowsers in a manner consistent with the highest standards of personal integrity and behavior; to provide dowsing education and training to dowsers and non-dowsers alike to bring them to a level of proficiency they are comfortable with; to promote and foster communication and fellowship among all persons in any way interested in dowsing.”

  • Dowsing Theories –  disseminate knowledge of dowsing (water witching, the discovery of lost articles or persons, and related para-psychological phenomena), development of its skills, and recognition for its achievements.

  • Quarterly Journal – The society issues the quarterly journal the American Dowser, which present a representative cross-section of this highly diverse material.

  • Research Led – American Society of Dowsers is lead by the research of dowsing theories and techniques

What We Offer

The American Society of Dowsers offers a multitude of dowsing products and services. We hold an annual convention as well as regional conferences and local chapter events throughout the year.

  • Quarterly Journal – The society issues the quarterly journal the American Dowser, which present a representative cross-section of this highly diverse material.

  • Annual Convention – The American Society of Dowsers holds an annual convention as well as regional conferences and local chapter events throughout the year.

  • Online Shop– We offer a wide variety of dowsing products ranging from dowsing rods, pendulums, audio, video, books, jewelry, gifts, apparel

  • Memberships– Join American Society of Dowsers and our network

  • Education– Articles, Videos and other Resources

  • Dowser Directory – Find a Dowser near you

Join American Society of Dowsers

Members of the American Society of Dowsers make up the largest organized body of dowsers in the world, with over 2,000 active members across the United States and worldwide. Our members range from the most experienced to the most eager…

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“Equipped with his five senses, man explores the universe around him and calls the adventure Science.”

– Edwin Powell Hubble

Dowser Quarterly Publication

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Board of Trustees & Officers

American Society of Dowsers, Inc.
PO Box 24 Danville, VT 05828
802-684-3417

Dowsing History

Discover the ancient art of dowsing through the centuries up until today

Dowser Directory

We have a carefully maintained group of professional dowsers who have demonstrated their proficiency

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