The front part of
the hands (the finger tips) are ascribed to Goddess Lakshmi, the Goddess of wealth,
the middle part (the palm proper) to Goddess Saraswati - the Goddess of learning and the
root (the part of of hand near the wrist) to Govinda (God). Therefore, every
morning, one should have a respectful look at one's hand which symbolizes honest labor.
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