Lal Kitab Remedies Astrology Report Lal Kitab is a combination of two words - Lal meaning red and Kitab meaning book. It is a popular astrological book which has simple and effective remedies to overcome the problems of daily life. Lal Kitab is not just one book, but a group of five books, which draw parallels between astrology and palmistry- two different branches of astrology. Written entirely in Urdu, Lal Kitab is also said to be of Persian origin. Although the original author is unknown, Pandit Roop Chand Joshi is considered to be the master of this science.