Palmistry is the foretelling of the future through the study of the palm. It is more popularly known as Palm Reading. It is a common practice in various places in the world, especially in the continents of Asia and Europe. Palm reading is prevalent in the countries of India, Nepal, and China. Ancient civilizations like the Indus Valley, Sumeria, Persia, Babylonia, and Palestine.
Palmistry was developed in India, from where it spread to China and successively to the Europian countries. It is still growing to this day, although it was suppressed during the Middle Ages and was prohibited in France by King Henry VIII. It is used now to get opinions about their lives and the future.
Palmistry is important because of the fact that it can help a person to take the right path. It helps in the decisions of higher education, career, and even marital life. The accuracy of palmistry is pretty high, with respect to the predictions. It indicates the characteristic features and traits of a person.
You can also get to know why certain events have happened in your past. When we are in the matter of past life, we can also be able to recall the memories of your past life. With the help of palmistry, you can also get to know your strengths and weaknesses. The features of the lines in your palm can tell you many intricate and innate qualities of your mind. In essence, it is a much traditional and ancient SWOT analysis.
There are three major lines in Palmistry:
The combined lengths of all the three major lines are considered during a palm reading session. If the combined length is shorter than the native’s foot, then the person is easy to get convinced by others. And if it is longer, he/she tends to be arrogant and dominant.
Next in the order to the three major lines of palmistry are the minor or secondary lines. Unlike the major lines, the minor lines can mean different things depending on the features of the hand such as its shape, mounts, and adjacent lines. These lines give information about the native’s interests, strengths, weaknesses, and hidden talents. In many cases, these lines tend to be very faint.
There are nine common secondary lines-
The mounts in palmistry are the elevated regions (hence the name mounts) in your palm, made of heaps of flesh. They are named after the astrological planets. These lines play a significant role in the reading of a person’s palm. The mounts tell about how our bodies and minds are made, in that the components and constituents of them.
There are nine major mounts in palmistry:
Given that there are only a very few means by which you can get to know one’s future and past events, palmistry is important in knowing them. It is also reliable because it is one of the forms of Jyotisha (Vedic Astrology). So, it only seems logical to get a palm reading too if you ever want to know about yourself with much deeper insight.
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