SuperstitionsOnline.com All the bits of strange your grandparents lived by & warned you about.

death 0

Superstitions About Death

If you trip and fall in a graveyard you will most likely die by the end of the year. If you meet a funeral on the road you must turn and walk with the...

bread 0

Bread

To cut bread in an uneven manner is a sign that you have been telling lies. Before slicing a new loaf of bread, make the sign of the cross on it. A loaf of...

birds 0

Birds in General

If a bird poops on your head it is good luck. If a bird enters the house there will be a death in the family. A Robin flying into the house is good luck....

broken mirror and bad luck and moonlight 0

Breaking Mirrors

If you break a mirror you’ll have 7 years of bad luck. You can avoid the bad luck if you take the shards of glass and other pieces outside and bury them in moonlight....

hawk 2012 0

Hawks

The hawk is considered a messenger, protector and visionary. Keen vision is one of its greatest gifts. Hawks see things others miss. The hawk comes to you indicating that you are now awakening to...

mermaid superstitions 0

Mermaids

When a mermaid is captured and held captive, it results in a big flood.

superstitions about snakes 0

Snakes

In Japan, if you put a piece of snake skin into your wallet, you are going to become rich or find money. Snakes are a symbol of money and wealth in Japan. Some people...

changeling 0

Changelings

In medieval Britain, parents sometimes believed that their child had been taken away by the fairy people and substituted with a changeling. There were a number of tests to find out. One was to...

ears 0

Ears

If your ear is burning (or tingling), then someone is talking about you. To determine whether what they are saying is good or bad, remember this rhyme, – Left for love, Right for spite!...