Presentation on theme: "POLISH BELIEFS AND SUPERSTITIONS. When a black cat crosses your way, it is necessary to spit three times over your left shoulder and say „touch the wood”,"— Presentation transcript:
POLISH BELIEFS AND SUPERSTITIONS
When a black cat crosses your way, it is necessary to spit three times over your left shoulder and say „touch the wood”, as it is believed to help keeping the good luck. Black cat symbolizes bad luck.
People believe that walking under the ladder brings bad luck, and marks seven years of misfortune.
Breaking the mirror means seven years of the misfortune. When you look in the mirror and it will break, you will also have the seven years of misfortune. Broken mirror also symbolizes that someone close to you, maybe your friend or someone from your family, will die soon.
When the salt is spilt it will bring bad luck to anyone who spilt it. To remove the bad charm you have to spill the salt over your left arm three times in a row.
Superstitions are usually associated with dreams. People believe that what we will see in our dreams always have some meaning.
When you are dreaming about the teeth falling out of your gums - this means you will find love, or our beloved one will be sick or have an accident.
When the coins show up in our dreams it means we will be rich. We’ll be doing well and won’t have problems.
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