Roopchand Joshi Writer of Lal Kitab


Lal Kitab ( red book ) written in 19th century, is a set of 5 urdu language books on hindu astrology and palmistry. It is based on 'Samudrika Shastra'. It is believed to be written/authored by astrologer Pt. Rupchand Joshi during the period of 1939-1952. 'Lal kitab' is popularly known as 'The Wonder Book' of astrology. The book was published in a red hard-cover as red in hindu religion is considered to b a symbol of Ganesha and Lakshmi.
 Lal Kitab is very unique in the field of vedi astrology because of its measures to critical human problems iin day to day life and moreover because for the first time a book explained about the reflection in the lines of one's palm due to planetary positions in his/her horoscope.
 It can be said that the book is on astro-palmistry as it has mixed two different arts of palmistry and jyotisha. For the first time in history of astrology, Lal Kitab introduced a new style of horoscope with quick and affordable remedies avoiding the remedies like puja and wearing of gemstones. At present, there are many followers of the 'Lal Kitab' all over the world. 

Practitioners of Lal Kitab can b found in india and in abroad also consisting of many people claiming to have been benefited from the remedies of this book