Superstitions on New Year’s Eve. What should we not do on the first day of January, according to old popular beliefs


Friday, December 31, 2021, 10:20 p.m.

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The passing night is full of superstitions. It is said that it is good to make a wish immediately after midnight and also to be careful what we touch. It is also important who crosses our threshold on the first day of the new year.

The object that we hold in our hand or that we touch immediately after 12 o’clock at night will indicate the most important plan of life in the coming year. Superstition also refers to people.

Thus, if we have money in hand, we will have it all year round, and if we hold the hand of our loved one, we will be together in the future. If we hold a glass in our hand, it will be a happy year, right crestinortodox.ro

As for the wish made at midnight on New Year’s Eve, it has all the chances to be fulfilled.

Mistletoe twigs should not be missing from the New Year’s table, as they are said to bring good luck.

It is recommended not to throw anything out of the house on the first day of the year, not even the garbage, and not to wash. In addition, it is good to wear something new on January 1, preferably red.

In order to do well at work, it is advisable to do something, no matter how small, that is directly related to work on the first day of the year.

It is said to bring good luck to eat pork or lentils. It is also recommended to leave a lamp or candle lit for a bright year.

On the morning of January 1, it is good to put silver money in the water in which the family members wash themselves.

What brings bad luck

It is good not to enter the new year with debt, because it will continue to be so. It is also said that we should avoid having any money on New Year’s Eve or borrowing.

It is recommended that we do not hang up the calendar until the new year begins. It brings bad luck to turn the calendar tab before the day or month ends.

The first person to cross our threshold on the first day of January will influence the whole year. Blonde or redheads bring bad luck, brunettes bring good luck.

The first person to ring or knock on the door must also be received at home. If she is a woman, it will be a bad year, if she is a man, it will be a lucky year.

According to superstitions, it is a bad sign if we sneeze on New Year’s Eve, as well as if we break something, cry or use ugly words.


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