Palmistry is the art of characterization and foretelling the past, present and future of an individual through the study of the palm, also known as palm reading. The practice is found all over the world, with numerous cultural variations.
Palmistry - History
The organized study of Palmistry got started in India , as a sub – part of Jyotish the study of future. It was known as Samudrik Shastraand included:
4.   Study of other parts of the body like forehead, feet, etc.,
5.   Study of the constitution of the body,
6.   Study of
The Ancient Hindu sage Valmiki wrote a book, titled "The Teachings of Valmiki Maharshi on Male Palmistry", comprising 567 stanzas.
From India , the art of palmistry spread to China and to other countries From China, palmistry progressed to Greece where However, modern palmists often combine traditional predictive techniques with , as well as alternative methods of divination.
Palmistry’s roots are traced to Aristotle (384–322 B.C.E.) by the western people. Alexander the Great (356–323 B.C.E.), who took great interest in examining the character of his officers by analyzing the lines on their hands. Aristotle stated that "Lines are not written into the human hand without reason. They emanate from heavenly influences and man's own individuality". Accordingly, Aristotle, Hippocrates and Alexander the Great popularized the laws and practice of palmistry. Hippocrates sought to use palmistry to aid his clinical procedures.
Studies show that most ancient communities like the Sumerians, Tibetans, Hebrews, Babylonians, Egyptians and Persians were greatly interested in the study and practice of palmistry.
Today Online Palmistry is greatly demanded as it is not feasible for individuals to travel long distances to get a reading from a Palmist. He can scan the palm of his hand and mail to the Palmist who can see it and give his reading.