Hand shapes using the four elements


Classification of palmistry handshape has four elements, these are earth, air, water, and fire. Astrological signs can also be classified using these elements.  It doesn’t mean that your hand will be a water hand if you are born under a water sign.


It has the shape of a square with short fingers. Several individuals with this hand are practical and hardworking, love to spend their time outside experiencing nature. They are committed to relationships, dependable and have a realistic approach to life. They are at times short-tempered, stubborn and at times portray impatience. The astrological signs of Taurus, Virgo, and Capricorn corresponds with this shape of the hand.


This palm has long fingers and is square. Several individuals who possess this hand are active mentally, restless and get bored easily. They like analyzing details, look forward to mental challenges, and want to expand their knowledge. They are good communicators and their thoughts make sense. Nevertheless, they at times worry a lot. They have good intuitive abilities and can show interest in the psychic world. The astrological signs of Gemini, Libra, and Aquarius correspond with this hand shape.


This palm is rectangular and long with long fingers. Several individuals with this hand are usually motivated by their emotions and feelings. At times they even allow their feelings to control their lives. They are very creative and sensitive. They have problems when dealing with stress making them contented in a calm environment. The astrological signs of Cancer, Scorpio, and Pisces correspond with this hand shape.


The hands are short by comparison, the palm is long and rectangular. Several individuals with this kind of hand are outgoing and persuasive. They excel in what they do and they are always on the go but do not realize that this can cause incomplete undertakings. It is fun being around them, nevertheless, they can turn on a dime. They can also be too impatient. The astrological signs of Aries, Leo, and Sagittarius correspond with this hand shape.