Palmistry or Chiromancy, is the method of foretelling the future through the study of the palm. It is also known as Palm reading or chirology. History tells us that in the remotest period of the Aryan civilization, palmistry even had a literature of its own. From India, the art of palmistry spread to China, Tibet, Egypt, Persia and to other countries in Europe. Aristotle stated that “ Lines are not written into the human hand without reason. They emanate from heavenly influences and man’s own individuality.” Vedic Palmistry is the study of the structure and markings of the human hand.
Palmistry involves the detailed study and analysis of the:-
1.Hand: Elementary, Philosophic, Psychic, Spatulate, Square, Conic, Mixed.
2.Palm:Wide palm, Too Wide palm, Narrow palm, Square palm.
3.Fingers: Index finger, Middle finger, Ring Finger, Little finger, Thumb.
4.Mounts: Mount of Jupiter, Mount of Saturn, Mount of Mercury, Mount of Sun, Mount of Mars, Mount of Moon, Mount of Venus.
Lines:Line of Life, Health, Heart, Sun, Head, Fate, Marriage and the Girdle of Venus.
Markings:Star, Island, Spot, Cross, Triangle, Grilles, Circles, Square, Fish.
The branch of palmistry is particularly useful for people in predicting future life events even where the date of birth details are not known.