As palmitry science was come to know to the world through Chiero. But the truth is. this science was discovered and developed long time back in India. At the age of Ramayana, it was in well practised by rishi munis(sages and saint). Not only palmistry, even face reading was developed since that time. India wa enriched with all these knowlegde since long.
Cheiro visited india and resided in varanasi and learnt the art. Its all because of him, the art came to known to the world.Big personalities visited Cheiro to known about there future and Cheiro was well and good in practising the same.
Now coming to the Lines in hands.
There are 3 major lines in hand. Life line, Head line and Heart line.
And 6 major mounts in hand. See in the figure below.
Mount are shown in red color and lines in blue color.
Now the effect of each lines and mount on our life.
First with Life line. It begins from the mount of jupiter or below the mount of jupiter.
Life of a person in calculated from the length of the lifeline. One with good experience can calculate life on a scale 7 years of divison.
Some times the life is found to be short, then it doesnot means the life of a person is short. It may change and expand at any time. Also the at times, a line runs parallel to life line that saves person from having short life. That life is called sister line.
Now types of changes in life line.
1> Life line which goes down to the wrist and cover the mount of venus fully, is the best life line showing vitality and longevity in person life.
2> Life line in the end moves towards the mount of moon suggests person life to be settle far from his birth place and his/her life will be keep on travelling.
3> Life line joining fate line meaning person life is blessed by his/her fate. Sometimes those lines move forward to mount of moon cuttint fate line. same in cse of point 2 written above.
4> At times life line end with a fork, that also means person will settle far away from his birth place.
Now if you see break in your life line, it shows illness and physical suffering. If a sister line is at the back of it then the person recovers soon.