India is a country that contain thousands of superstitions. From seeing a black cat jump to considering 13 unlucky, we let superstitions thrive here. But, the truth is that it's not just about our country. A lot of superstitions exist in other countries as well. Many of them are funny and some ate annoying too. Those things are out of logic, but many still blindly believe in them. There are a lot of such superstitions. Let's get a taste of some of them.
1. Carrying an acorn can make you stay young forever. In ancient Britain, women carried acorns in their pockets to stay young.
2. Another superstition is related to mirrors. It is widely believed in many parts of the world that if you break a mirror, bad luck will follow you. It is believed that you will have to face seven years of bad luck due to it.
6. Eating lettuce can hinder you from having children according to superstitions. In the 19th century, the English people avoided salads with lettuce if they were planning to have kids. This is so funny as it is beyond any scientific explanation.
So, these are some of the very common superstitions in the world. Now, we know that India does not have the monopoly over superstitions. We need to act with logic and search for reason to get rid of them. By doing so, we can make our lives easier.
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