Bad omens - how not to make your own superstitions come true
Even not very superstitious people often knock on wood, so as not to jinx something good. There are those who do not really like women with empty buckets, going to meet. Where do all these superstitions come from, and most importantly - how to neutralize bad omens, if you believe in them?
The most effective antidote to any will take - your belief that they do not portend anything bad. The black cat just runs about his business and he is not at all to blame for being born in this color.
The mirror broke, most likely because of your own inaccuracy, spilled salt - for the same reason. But often logical arguments are powerless. If you belong to the category of superstitious people, we suggest finding out how to neutralize bad omens and live peacefully on.
As you know, the most common sign is a black cat running across the road. He, in the opinion of superstitious people, will certainly bring failure on this day.If you go home and do not go anywhere - it does not work, just grab a button on your clothes and calmly move on. No troubles and curses are now terrible.
Sewers are another topic of conversation. According to beliefs, in no case can they step on. And the matter is not at all the banal fulfillment of the simplest safety rules: the fact is that someone who has come to the hatch may be in some kind of trouble, for example, you can be beaten or spoiled by shouts and clarifications of relationships. To isolate yourself from scandals, ask someone to pat you on the back.
Signs associated with clothing
Folk superstitions concern all aspects of our life. Clothing as an essential item is also on the list of things to be handled with very careful and even wary. So, be extremely careful when you dress: in any case, do not put something on the collar. This promises minor troubles and troubles. You can, removing the clothes and twisting it on the front side, step on it to remove the action signs. Or ask a nearby person to pat you on the back.
You can not cut the thread with clothing, if it is worn on you. It is believed that happiness is cut off along with the thread.There is another opinion: along with the thread, you cut off some of your abilities. You can cut it off by removing your clothes.
It is not recommended to sew and mend holes on the worn clothes either. However, if in the process of sewing buttons to hold the coil in your teeth, nothing bad will happen to you.
Signs and products
Fragrant fresh bread is much tastier if you eat it, breaking off slices. But this can not be done, so experts say will. They say that by doing so you are breaking your life, so it’s better to use a knife after all: it’s beautiful and nothing bad promises. There is a knife - to become angrier. To avoid this, use classic forks and spoons.
It is not recommended to transfer a hodgepodge through the table, along with salt, troubles are passed from one person to another. And to scatter salt at all to tears and quarrels. To level action of seasoning ordinary laughter will help - sincerely laugh and then the troubles will bypass your side.
Signs on the roads
Omens are not born just like that, moreover, they keep up with progress, with the advent of new benefits of civilization, new beliefs emerge. The emergence of cars was the reason for writing new signs. For example, it is believed that if you knock on the glass of a car, you will certainly be stopped by a road inspector.To avoid an unexpected meeting, just cross the place that you just knocked on and the road patrol will let you through without any problems.
A bad omen from drivers is considered to knock down a dog. And the point here is not at all in compassion for our smaller brothers, just some argue that the next victim can be a man. No "antidote" of this omen has yet been invented, so it remains to hope not for the higher forces, but for our own care and responsible behavior on the road.
As you can see, there are many ways to quickly neutralize bad omens. But as they say, the best defense is your firm conviction that these superstitions do not work at all. Belief in good will not allow any evil to penetrate your life.