Superstitions follow us everywhere. From crossing fingers to spilling water, there are a lot of ways in which we try to grab a little extra luck. Whether or not these tricks work is a big mystery, but they are surely followed across the globe.
So where did these superstitions come from? Who coined them in the first place? And why do people still follow them? Well, one explanation could be that humans are complicated beings, and whatever our brain doesn’t understand, we make up stuff to add some sense to it.
For now, let’s stick to these 31 superstitions from across the world and the details of their origin. Happy reading!