Palm Reading is a practice which is seen as strange by some and downright silly by most. However, what many people do not understand is that it has a long history and what is considered in the media is a misrepresentation of what palm reading truly is.

Palmistry is an ancient art whose roots have been traced back several thousand years to India, where it was born from Hindu astrology and first mentioned in the Chinese book the I Ching.

The practice spread over Asia and Europe, which is how Aristotle learned about it. He passed the knowledge to Alexander the Great who used it to judge the character of his military officers. Maybe that is why he did so well?

One specific attribute that people often wonder about is the appearance of the letter “M” on the palm of the hand. The letter comes into a formation, by the way, major lines, mainly the heart, head, and lifelines, both appear and align on the palm. Not all people have such a defined marking, it’s even kind of rare, and those who do have one are said to be special.

Now in this piece, we will show you some surprising facts about the letter M and what it means if someone finds this on his or her hand.