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Thoroughly modern mystic

Eva of the New Age Psychic Center spent most of her life in Salem and offers tarot readings and other psychic services. (KEIZERTIMES/Jason Cox)

Of the Keizertimes

Whatever your beliefs are on psychics, crystals and energy auras, check your assumptions at the door if you visit the New Age Psychic Center, recently opened at 4947 River Road N.

Eva, the resident seer, prefers some of the details of her identity remain a mystery. She’s young, appearing to be in her early to mid 20s. She and her family own two other psychic storefronts in the Salem area. The space is bright, well-lit and clean: Hardly the dark and spooky, gothic lair you might imagine.

She’s spent most of her life in the Salem area after moving from California. Despite offering chakra balancing – a concept more closely associated with Buddhism and Hinduism – she and her family are Catholic: “I feel like this is a gift God gave me to help people.”

And she’s happy to share what she knows with you via tarot and palm readings, feng shui consultations, lifecoaching, along with selling candles and