Telepathy is the supernatural, psychological ability to use the mind to read and possibly control minds. This is an ability that is possessed by psychics.
Telepathy hasn't been shown to its possible climax of caliber in the novels, but has been shown to be used by most notably and centered Bonnie McCullough as part of her priestly ancestral hierarchy.
List of UsersEdit
- Stefan Salvatore (vampire)
- Damon Salvatore (vampire)
- Elena Gilbert (vampire-Principle Guardian)
- Bonnie McCullough (Witch+Psychic/Priestess)
- Vampires (in general)
- Kitsune (in general)
List of UsesEdit
Having the power of telepathy allows the user to (but (depending on how powerful the user) not limited to) do the following:
- Mind Reading: Telepathy allows the user to read anyone's thoughts with only the use of psychological thought and will.
- Mind Control: Depending on the skill and power of the user, telepathy allows the user to control, project and change the decisions and thoughts of other with only the use of the user's own mind.
- Psionic/Astral Projection: Astral Projection is the ability to project one or another's thoughts and make them seem as if they're there even if they are not, this is an ability used by Shinichi in Shadow Souls.