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Mirror Mirror – Reflecting on our Luck and Superstitions

Mirrors may be commonplace these days, but they still hold a touch of magic in our lives. In older times mirrors were used as a divination tool. Many superstitions were created around mirrors because of this, especially around breaking a mirror.

The Salt of the Earth – Luck and Life

Spilling salt at the table is considered to be unlucky. The spell of bad luck can be quickly and easily dispatched by picking up a pinch of the salt and throwing it over your left shoulder.

Amulets – Protection from Misfortune

The practice and faith in amulets carried into almost every aspect of ancient times. The word Amulet comes from the Latin word amuletum, which means “an object that protects a person from trouble”.