Palmisty or Chiromancy is a form of divination based upon the examination of the palm. Specialists in Palmistry are often referred to as “palm readers”, who offer insights into future events through information extrapolated by the shape and the lines of an individual’s palm. The practice of Palmisty exists in many cultures all over the world and can be traced back to a Hindu practice that began over 5,000 years ago. While there are many style of Palmisty, most sessions include examination of both hands to learn about different aspects of the individual. The lines of an individual’s palm alter through the course of their life, possibly explaining the developed of this practice.