10 Funny Cleaning Superstitions From All Around the World

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Don’t sweep over someone’s feet

Speaking of brooms, if someone sweeps over your feet, it’s not only unpleasant, but it can also bring you bad luck. The act of sweeping symbolized getting rid of negative energies, so it’s something you shouldn’t bring to another person.

You can track the origin of this superstition back to broom lore. Throughout history, brooms have been associated with power and cleansing bad energies. In some cultures, it even embodies black magic and witchcraft.

You might have heard in your childhood the old superstition where bad luck translates to never getting married. The funny thing with these superstitions is that no matter if you believe in them or not, you’re subconsciously gonna follow them!

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