Sarah Bernhardt's hand
This spectacular hand belongs to the famous French superstar Sarah Bernhardt.
Let’s see some special signs in palmistry, and remarkable features of this hand.
Sun line starting from bracelet
There is a presence of flawless fate line and the Sun line running parallel to each other towards their respective mounts.
She was born to be famous and rich as the sun line starts from the base of a palm, that bestowed her with ample big opportunities in the life.
Fate line starting with a fork
Forked fate line at the start, and large gap between the life line and the head line suggests that Sarah must have been separated from her parents at a very early age.
She was an illegitimate daughter of a Jewish prostitute, and never saw her father.
Her mother sent Sarah to the boarding school at the age of 7. In fact ,it is said that her mother did not love her and wanted to get rid of Sarah as soon as possible.
Head line from mount of Jupiter
Straight head line across palm starting from the mount of Jupiter without any defects represents she was highly ambitious and confident.
If you observe closely, the index finger also known as Jupiter Finger is thick and strong as compared to other fingers that reinforces her Jupiterian traits, extremely bold, self reliant and egoistic nature.
Line from Life line to head line
From the early childhood, line from life line merges with the head line denotes her strong mental ability and intelligence.
Saturn finger bent towards Apollo finger
Saturn finger slightly bends towards Apollo finger and vice versa represents she was clever, highly focused and ready to sacrifice some responsibilities for financial success.
Split on life line
Life line splits into two at the age of around 14,represents the main current in the life line is getting deflected, some major event must have taken place in her life.
At this age, she learnt from valid sources that her father died overseas.
**Valid sources: people who already knew about an affair between her mother and father.
At the same time, line from the life line is getting merged into the heart line, suggests that somehow that pain of losing her father changed her emotional thought process.
Line from mount of Venus joining fate line
You can see, a line from the mount of Venus is joining the fate line at the exact same age.
A very influential political leader known as Morny and his friend Dumas helped Sarah immensely during her early career, as they believed that she was destined to become an actress even though she was skeptical in the first place.
Gap between life line and head line
She was quite impulsive, sensitive to criticism and hot headed right from the beginning of her acting career.
It is getting reinforced by the presence of wide gap between the head line and the life line, and inherent features of water type of hand makes her moody and sensitive.
For instance, she once slapped an actress much older and experienced than her, and also broke an umbrella over the head of a doorkeeper when he called her as “little Bernhardt”.
Heart line touching head line
Look at the heart line, instead of curving or going straight to the Jupiter mount, it goes downwards and touches the head line indicates head rules her overall personality, and she had a hard time trusting her emotions.
Head line forked at the end
Head line ends in a fork enhances her intelligence and versatile thinking.
She is gifted with the perfect blend of practical thinking and imagination bestowed from the mount of Moon, an ability to see from both the sides, a trait much required in the demanding and glamorous profession like acting.
Overdeveloped mount of Venus
Downward branches from the heart line, and overdeveloped mount of Venus with grille pattern on it represents strong sexual desires.
In addition, well developed lower mars amplifies her sexual energy.
Sarah had an affair with the Belgian Prince and became pregnant at the age of 20. She had multiple sexual partners throughout her entire career, and was quite open about it.
Most of the affairs including her marriage at the age of around 38 were big failures.
Island on the Marriage line
If you observe closely, you will find an island on the marriage line, and the line starts going downward cutting the heart line, and merges with the Sun line.
However, one can’t rely on the marriage line alone.
Upper mount of mars is quite weak as compared to other mounts which suggests she found it difficult to say no to other people, lacked resistance and easily got tempted.
Angle between thumb and index finger
Large angle between thumb and the index finger along with the over developed mount of Venus made her quite lenient and extra generous in the love matters and relationships.
Space between Ring finger and pinky
Big space between little finger and ring finger represents she was quite unconventional,and independent in her thoughts and actions.
Sarah was known to play controversial and unconventional roles throughout her acting career.
Long Mercury finger
Mercury finger is long, straight and evenly set, it exceeds the first joint of Apollo finger; wide quadrangle formed between the head line and the heart line and waist like development of second section of the thumb suggests that she was diplomatic, very clever, brilliant communicator, shrewd and gifted expression power required in the creative and artistic world.
Sarah was very good in negotiating contracts, and making money out of it.
It is getting reinforced with the presence of single vertical line on the mercury mount, a line from the heart line to the mount of mercury and another line from lower mars to the Jupiter mount.
All these factors suggests a strong desire to make money.
Ring finger longer than index finger
Apollo finger is longer than Jupiter finger, well developed mount of Sun, strong and clear sun line made her very famous and lucky in the creative world of self expression, and represents her risk taking abilities.
In fact, she was very good in making sculptures and paintings.
Not to mention, she had a strong fan following in the public domain.
Pointed fingertips along with the overdeveloped Venus mount indicates the most important thing that really mattered to Sarah in the subconscious mind is the beauty and aesthetically pleasing materialistic objects.
Star sign on sun line
Her major breakthrough came at the age of around 24. However, it is only at the middle of her career she became a superstar and never looked back again.
You can clearly see a star formation at this particular age, and all the lines from mount of Venus, mount of moon and the fate line are joining this star as if some power in the universe was really helping her to become a star.
Line from head line to Jupiter mount
Sarah faced several obstacles in her life. You can see a line from the head line is crossed by another line on the Jupiter mount.
Please note: It is not a cross on the Jupiter mount.
It is the sheer determination and strong will power derived from the long thumb, she was able to overcome these hurdles in her life.
Square on Jupiter mount
A well marked square on the mount of Jupiter protected her pride, excess of ambitions and other major troubles in the life.
It is one of the best markings that can be seen on the mount of Jupiter.
Double fate line
At the age of around 42, double fate line emerges and runs parallel with the main fate line till the very end.
Sarah use to live a very luxurious life and her extravagant spending always resulted in shortfall of money. That’s why she decided to travel around the world to support the expenses along with her acting career.
You can clearly see the travel lines on the mount of moon, and well developed mount of Venus gave her immense energy and physical vitality to travel all around the world.
Point to note: Travel lines on the mount of moon are not the only barometer for foreign travels.
Cross on the mount of Saturn
There is a clear formation of cross on the Saturn mount indicates that some unfortunate fatal accident might have taken place in her life.
Sarah injured her leg in her 70’s and developed gangrene on that leg. Unfortunately, surgeons have to cut her leg to prevent it from spreading all across the body.
Star on the sun mount
Despite severe obstacles, she continued to work till the time of her death, and crowned her life like a star which is getting formed at the end of the sun line on the sun mount.