Prehistoric caves in Spain and France

Demonstrative Outline by Daphne Lufkin How To Start Palm Readings Topic: How to read palmsGeneral Purpose: To inform and demonstrate Specific Purpose: To inform my audience about how the palm reading started palm and to demonstrate how you can predict someone future by following the steps of palm reading. I. Introduction: A. Attention-getter: Do we hold the secrets of our past, present, and future in the palms of our hands? Are those mysterious lines traced on our hands the blueprint of our character, our fortune, and our destiny?

Just like the fortune tellers here’s how to gain insight just by holding someone’s hand. B. Thesis Statement: The lines on your palm speak a language that spins the story of the past and the future; almost like a map saying where you’ve been and which way you’re headed. Believe it or not, palm readers analyze your palm so they can inform you about your life, the past, present and future. C. Preview of Main Points: The art of palm reading has a history that can go far back as the greek world. It is practiced all over the world and the examined in varies different ways in order to predict the future of an individual.

Fortunetellers, or palm readers, believe that the lines and patterns in an individual’s hand, if read properly, can reveal events of the person. Apart from the lines, there are various other factors taken into consideration in palm reading, such as the hand’s shape, the shape and length of the fingers, how flexible the fingers and hands are, the thumb’s position, the mounts, which are interpreted by their relative sizes and the intersections on them, and other qualities. Transition: IIBody I: A. Main Point 1 The ancient art of palm reading, also called palmistry or hiromancy, dates back thousands of years. Prehistoric caves in Spain and France have hands drawn on their walls with all the major lines shown in amazing detail. Cultures around the world have been turning to the fine art of palmistry for hundreds of years in an attempt to unlock the mysteries of the cosmos Palm reading, otherwise known as palmistry or chiromancy, is practiced all over the world, with roots in Indian astrology and gypsy fortune-tellingalmistry or palm reading, also known as chiromancy, comes from the Greek words, kheiros, which means ‘hand’, and manteia which means ‘oracle, divination’.

The history of Palmisty originated in India, and later moved on to China, Egypt, and ancient Greece, gathering many different variations. Palmistry (also known as chiromancy) is the art of “reading” a person’s palms in order to gain insight on certain personality traits and life experiences. Some claim that the ever-changing lines on our hands also provide a glimpse at our futures, There are specific palmistry schools that provide training courses for the same. Any individual interested in palmistry can enroll in the programs and learn how to read palms.

However, learning how to palm read yourself for entertainment requires no specific skills. All you need is a little patience to read the palm reading basics and understand them 1. Supporting Point: In a book named “Physiognomy & Palmistry”, Pythagoras, the ancient Greek mathematician, traces the history of palmistry back to 497 B. C. 2. Supporting Point: 3. Supporting Point: Transition: According to palmistry, hidden facts about life can be revealed with the help of palm reading. Each of the palm lines have a significant meaning of their own. III.

Body II:. A. Main Point 2: A palm reader starts with the obvious and carries on via innumerous intricate steps of interpretation and judgment, to minute details. The conclusions that are made are not about certainty, but of the tendency or probability. A practitioner of palmistry usually starts by studying both hands; if you are a right-handed person your left hand is thought to be the ‘birth hand’, which reveals character predispositions that are inherited, while the right hand is considered as reflecting individuality, potential, and flexibility.

For left-handed people, it’s the other way round. Here is a general explanation of the various types of hands, according to palmistry: So, which of the hands must you look at if you want to find out? Each hand tells a different story. – There is an active hand and a dormant hand Traditionally, most palmists have advocated examining the left hand of women and the right hand of men. However, this approach will only give you half of the story of your volunteer’s life. Instead of limiting yourself to just one hand, take a closer look at both hands to see what deep secrets can be revealed.

Many modern palmists now believe that a person’s non-dominant hand will show you their personality and proclivities, while their dominant hand will show you how they have applied their talents and ambitions in life. By using both hands when you read palms you can see where your volunteer has been and where they’re going to go. In palm reading, According to Chinese palm reading, the left hand is used for men below 30 years old; while for women below 30 years old, the right hand is referred for palm reading. The Hands Lean and firm hands indicate that the person is very economical. •Firm and strong hands mean that the individual has a dependable character. •If the palms of the hands are cupped deeply, it usually is indicative that the person will not be good in business. •A flabby and soft hand is a sign that the person likes an easy life. For females, the right hand is what you’re born with, and left is what you’ve accumulated throughout your life For male, the left hand is what you’re born with, and right is what you’ve accumulated throughout your life.

Your dominant hand represents changes and developments in your talents and personality the right side represents individual talent and personality; The active hand represents how you will be able to change your life and your future Your weak hand tells you about your natural personality, the traits you were born with. while the left side indicates potentiality. the dormant hand denotes your inherent qualities and hidden potential by ways of genetics or those which are hereditary.

Size: A person with large hands is somebody who would think first and then act while a person with small hands is more active and impulsive and thinks a lot less. The texture of the hand is also a key to the persona of the person. This has to be observed for both, the back and front of the hand or palm. A soft textured hand shows sensitivity and refinement. A coarse textured hand will depict a coarse nature. Calluses will show that the person is either a hardworking person or has a job where he has to work with his hands a lot. Note the texture of the hand, front and back.

Soft hands signify sensitivity and refinement, while rough hands signifies a coarse temperament Flexibility of the Thumb: If the person’s thumb is flexible to a certain extend, it would mean that he/she is quite accommodating, easy-going and adaptable, while people with more rigid thumbs are pretty obstinate. The flexibility of the hand shows the adjustable nature of the person. The more flexible the hand, the more adjusting his nature is. On the contrary, if the hand is stiff, the person has a rigid personality. People whose fingers can be very easily bent back (90 degrees to the palm) are pushovers.

This is also an important aspect to consider in palm reading. The shape of the nails also gives us an insight into the personality traits of the person. Long nails which taper at the tips show creativity; while square nails show orderliness. The color of the hands shows the nature of blood circulation in the person’s body. A pinkish colored hand, therefore, shows a healthy individual. Yellow denotes excessive bile production. Blue color shows a circulation problem. 1. Supporting Point: For instance, if you’re right-handed then your right hand is the active hand and left hand is the dormant one.

And if you’re left-handed, it’s vice versa 2Supporting Point: 3. Supporting Point: Transition: It is a mysterious occurrence that the lines on our palms happen to depict the small and large changes in our lives. These lines are also constantly forming, changing, and disappearing. These lines have fascinated mankind for ages IV. BODY IV: , Palmistry with Mounts A. Main Point 3: The study of palmistry includes deciphering the meaning of lines on the palms. Apart from these lines, there are various mounts on the hand, which stand for certain qualities.

These are also important, as are the lines that are on or emerge from these mounts. T he palm mounts are the little mounds of flesh that raise out of the palm (like at the base of each finger. ) The Institute of Palmistry says that mounts are representative of various types of brain activity The mounts are indicative of many traits including ambition, artistic appreciation, courage, and imagination among many others . Texture, firmness, and size are a factor in analyzing mounts 1. Apart from the lines, the texture of the palm, the color, flexibility, shape and size of fingers and nails, etc. also tell a lot about the person’s nature Here is some general information about these mounts. 2. SP1: The Mount of Jupiter The mount at the base of the index finger is the Mount of Jupiter and it denotes ambition, leadership, religion, and love of nature. 3. SP2: The Mount of Saturn The mount at the base of the second finger is known as the Mount of Saturn, and it denotes soberness, wisdom, sadness, and balance. 2. SP3: The Mount of Sun The mount at the base of the ring finger is known as the Mount of Apollo. It denotes brilliance, artistic tendencies, happiness and success.