Last day I met a lady, she was very worried and chaotic. She seemed to be on verge of crying I sort of eavesdropped on her conversation with her friend. The fact on which she was almost frantic about was that someone gave her sister a kitchen knife as a gift. It seems from her conversation that the sister herself had no problem with it, but the lady here was making a big deal over it she was cocksure that a disaster will sure to follow. It appears that according to her , a gift of a knife cut short the life of the person receiving it or will ceased the good luck such an attitude is one of the most thousand assumption of superstitious.
Superstition is “an irrational belief that an object, action, or circumstance not logically related to a course of events influences its outcome”. Apprehension of unknown, mystery, illiteracy and ignorance of individuals with a strong belief that special situation and events bring good or bad luck marked the basis of superstitious which cannot be explained by evidence or science