Item Code: IDE700
by K. KatakkarPaperback (Edition: 2003)
Jaico Publishing House
Size: 8.5" X 5.5"
Pages: 230 (Figures: 44)
Weight of the Book: 270 gms
Price: $16.50 Shipping Free
This is the first authentic book even produced on the science of Palm Reading. It comprises all available knowledge of Palmistry in the form of a dictionary. This Encyclopaedia is divided into three alphabetical indices; General Palmistry, Vocational Guidance, and Medical Palmistry Suitable illustrations give added weight to this researched volume. However, the author would like to caution the readers that they should use their discretion regarding the meaning attached to the signs and lines on the hand in this work lest it have an adverse effect on any individual and damage his career or life due to wrong interpretation. The study of palmistry is based on a combination of signs and no sign should be interpreted independently. This is only a reference book and not the final verdict.
The author deserves to be congratulated for coming out with this Encyclopaedic Dictionary of Palmistry. It is the product of his extensive experience and years of teaching and research. This volume will prove very useful to every practicing palmist.
About the Author:
Dr. M. Katakkar, has held responsible posts in different industries and finally retired as Chief Executive Officer in 1980. The study of Palmistry and Numerology has been his hobby since 1942. His first article 'Biological Significance of Palmistry' appeared in 1946, which heralded the beginning of his glorious career. Followed by this was his prize winning paper on medical Palmistry. In 1972 at the 24th Annual Souvenir 'Palmistry in Relation to Psychiatry'. His research work and contribution of several articles on Palmistry gave him the unique position of a Medical Palmist.
He also had his brush in the form of a counter challenge, in 1985, with Dr. Abraham Kovoor, the famous Rationalist of Sri Lanka on the subject of numerology and influence of planets pn human life. On his tours to Europe, Canada and USA he has also been interviewed on television, on the nature and importance of palmistry on daily life.
Dr. Katakkar has also been awarded several honours, amongst which, are Samudrik Tilak, Jyotish Mahamahopadhyaya, Daivagna Ratna, Jyotish Alankar and above all Doctor of Palmistry. Dr. Katakas Mahatma Gandhi, Rajgopalachari, Vallabhabhai Patel and Morarjibhai Desai, amongst others. He is acting as an Honourary Lecturer in Palmistry and Numerology in Bhalchandra Jyotir Vidhyalaya, Pune and recently he was also nominated as President of Numerology for the 'World Peace Conference' held at Delhi in January 1989 by the World Development Parliament. This encyclopaedic work is the outcome of his rich experience.
|Origin and History of Palmistry||1|
|Part I - Ready-Recknoer of General Palmistry|
|Part II - Ready-Reckoner of Vocational Guidance|
|Part III - Ready-Reckoner of Medical Palmistry|