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Beware the Ides of March

Months of the Roman calendar were arranged around three named days and these were reference points from which the other (unnamed) days were calculated: Kalends (1st day of the month). Nones (the 7th day...

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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....



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


The Evil Eye – Malocchio

Italian Superstitions Unveiled In the rich tapestry of superstitions, the concept of the Evil Eye, or “Malocchio” or “Maloik” in Italian folklore, stands as one of the most ancient and pervasive beliefs across the...

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Magic Words

Some believe that the word Abracadabra was once used as a protective word on amulets and charms. Early Christians believed that it had the power to ward off evil spirits. Others believe that it...