Numerology is any belief in divine, mystical or other special relationship between a number and some coinciding events. It has many systems and traditions and beliefs.

Wikipedia does not define specifically Hindu numerology, but still we know that it is a widely accepted practice in India and hence we must define whether it is off-topic or on-topic.

There are some authors which have written about Indian Numerology and it is widely used in India with regard to buying items, registering cars/houses etc. This may not necessarily mean that it is a part of Hinduism though.

Nonetheless, is it off-topic or on-topic?

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    I don't know enough about Hindu numerology to say for sure, but I think that this seems like it would make sense being on-topic. Here's the big issue - these questions are bound to attract crackpots who posit their own numerological theories rather than citing the theories of actual scholars. I think we need to do a sort of cost-benefit analysis here - do we get enough benefit out of allowing numerology questions to offset the cost of dealing with crackpots? – senshin Jun 26 '14 at 7:15
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    @senshin We will end up having questions like is No. 9 lucky for me? I think these should be restricted to factual, non-personal questions. But numerology in general if you consider is opinion based, so I would be in favor of deeming it off-topic in general as well. – Aditya Somani Jun 26 '14 at 7:18
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    Bhrigu-samhita described all three: astrology, numerology and palmistry, but it is considered to be largely lost. The topic itself would be great, but how will we get good answers? – MKaama Jul 9 '14 at 10:23

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