Dowsing as the technique is a very old science, although the official name given RADIESTHESIA lately in the 19th century. From this perspective, it is evident that the utility and impact of science, because it not only kept until today, but this is also true for the future.
The first records of the existence of radiostesy- dowsing is back to the year 2590 BC. How is actually an old science it is difficult to answer.
The notes mention radiesthesia in China, where the special trained staff investigated the area to build homes that only this would not be built on “places of evil energies“, which bring disaster and disease.
Civilizations of the Egyptians, Etruscans, the Medici, the Persians, the Romans used the technique radiostesy to search (dowsing) for water, healthy places for sleeping (houses ). In the Middle Ages the Radiesthesia began to be used for the detection of other natural resources (underground mining). That is known about history of radiesthesia.