English_Master August 3, 2016 No Comments
SUPERSTITION Illiterate and weak minded people all over the world often are a prey to superstitions. Their lives are ruled by them and that base their actions on the various superstitious beliefs. Superstitious people can be called backward. They mend to interpret every phenomenon irrationally. They assess a happing illogically and even guide actions on the basis of these beliefs. Although most people know that superstitions are based on imagination and are now where close to the truth, but quite a few people are still guided by superstitions. For example some common superstitions are thirteen is an unlucky number, if a black cat erases one’s path, some misfortune will be fall the person whose path was crossed; if one sneezes before beginning a few job it shall not be completed without any problem etc. Once those events occur, it becomes difficult for the superstitious person to continue with his work. Superstition and ‘luck’ are closely associated. When a person watches two sparrows, it is believed that he will have abundant joy. The howling of dogs, spilling of milk of salt, walking under a ladder, falling of picture or mirror is associated with ill luck. There are many superstitions that Indians cling to. There are ridiculous to a person who...
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