The thumb represents willpower, reasoning abilities, and levels of vitality. It also shows one’s vitally, inner stability and the elemental powers of a person. The more ordinary the thumb the more ordinary the person. A flexible thumb means a flexible spirit. The stiffer the thumb, the more stubborn the character is thought to be. It is formed by . pieces of bones. The first phalange of the thumb indicates logic and the phalange containing the nail indicates will-power.
According to medical sciences, no harm is done for the individual if the four figners are cut off. But if the thumb is torn and there is profuse bleeding then the person might go insane and even results in his death.
First phalange of the thumb
If the first phalange of the thumb is very long, then such a person is self-willed on the otherhand if it is shorter those people has less desire to work as well as they are weak-willed. If the fore part of the thumb is squarish, the person is clever in legal matters and is respected for his acts of justice. He is very obstinate if the fore part of the thumb is wide. If the forepart of the thumb is extraorrdinarily long then such a person is a murderer or a dacoit or remain engrossed in anti-social activites.
The Second Phalange of the Thumb
If second phalange of thumb is long, then such person is clever,careful and a take a lead in social activities. On the other hand if it is short, the person works without any forethought. He works in acts of dangerous magnitude. If it is clumsy, then he is devoid of the power of reasoning. If this phalange is depressed then the person’s mind is sharp and sensitive.
Third part of thumb or Place of Venus
The third part of the thumb is not a phalange, instead it the place of Venus. A person who has this part more prominent, elegant with a pink tinge is well-advanced in love matters. They gain full popularity among friends. They succeed in life and smile under difficulties as well. If the mount of Venus is very protruded, then the person would be sexually immoral. If this part is less prominent or submerged with more than necessary lines then the person would be having a frustrated temperament.
Different types of thumbs
These persons are self-willed, self -dependent ,moderate, has clear mind and can control others. These persons are more intellectual. They are more interested in mathematics and Engineering.
These persons are undecisive and orientated to feelings. They do not work with their own mind instead do so at the influence of others. Emotions have prominent place in their lives than intellignece. They are more interest in poetry, painting or music.
These persons are obstinate, alert, stubborn, cool, reliable. They possess the capacity to keep anything to themselves. They are wanting in emotions in their lives and they mostly work on the strength of intelligence.
Flexible and Supple Thumb
These persons are very flexible, tolerant and carefree. They are capable of changes themselves according to the circumstances.
Obtuse Angled Thumb
If the thumb makes an obtuse angle with the index finger then it comes under this category. Such thumbs are well-formed, long and thin. They are called gentle thumbs. Persons having such thumbs are gentle and sweet-tempered. They are Artists and Musicians.
Right Angled Thumb
Thumbs which form a right angle with the index finger are called right angled thumb.. These thumbs are elegant, strong and appear like pillars. These persons are hard working and short-tempered but quickly cool off. They stick to their words. The feeling of revenge is very strong in them. These persons can be neither good friends not good enemies.
Acute Angled Thumb
Thumbs which make an acute angle at the joint with the index finger come under this category. The length of such thumbs are comparatively smaller and look clumsy. Such thumbs are classed as of evil quality. Persons with this kind of thumb are frustrated thoughout their lives. They are very lazy and do not complete any work. They remain in bad habits,are less interested in religion and are more inclined towards ghosts, spirits and the like. They are always attracted towards the other women in life.
A long index finger shows self confidence, awareness and ego. It is aligned with jupiter meaning power and self consciousness. Such person knows how to approach worldly matters. The owner is sure of their ability. People with this finger are keen on advancement. They like to be in charge and have their own way. They are capable and do well being in charge of a crisis situation. For people with a short index finger the reverse holds true. They are usually shy, afraid they will fail and inclined to have self doubt. People with a curved index finger are collectors and often have many hobbies.
This symbolizes your attitudes towards life’s basics, earning a living, security, money in the band and bread on the table. If the middle finger is long it indicates a person who treats life very seriously. It is aligned with saturn repersenting order and objectivity. They believe strongly in getting ahead. People with short middle fingers are careless and generally prefer not to work. Most people tend to have a middle sized middle finger, meaning they are somewhere in between.
It repersents creativity and self fulfilment. Thus it represents your artistic attitudes and aptitudes, taste and style. If the ring finger is long the person will have a creative nature. They will go well in the field of art or fashion design. Sometimes this long ring finger is associated with people who have a gambling problem. Short ring fingers are extremly rare.
It is related to mercury and symbolizes tolerance and openness. People with long little fingers have a high I.Q. They make good writers and speakers and have a strong sex drive. A short little finger reveals emotional immaturity. If the little finger is low set it indicates the person as a child had a problem with one of their parents. In some cases it indicates they were a victim of child abuse. If the little finger sticks out from the hand it may indicate the person is involved in a relationship they do not want to be in.