Indian Superstition that you need to know and aware people about the facts they are really facing and let those people know the real reason behind their superstition. How and what this can be causing you people to believe in wrong ideas.
Person has to take bath after Funeral
The Most common superstition that a person has to take bath after Funeral, isn’t it true for the Indian people that whenever any person died and after they have come from the funeral and the person need to take bath, yes because when the body is burning you may get infection of that as the human body is not safe after the body is burnt.
You are not allowed to go out during Solar Eclipse
Whenever there is a Solar Eclipse and as per Indian tradition you are not allowed to go out. They told that this is not good for you some black magic might cause you the bad effect on you or you might be affected by any other energy, but this is so not true. This is just because this solar Eclipse might cause you the retinal burns or Eclipse Blindness.
You can’t cut Nails at night
This superstition is going on since our past centuries as our grandmother tells us that something bad happens if we cut the nails at night, but actually the situation is reversed as there were no electricity in our Ancestors time one wouldn’t get hurt one selves while cutting nails at nights so they used this tradition.
Girls are not allowed to go in kitchen and temples during Periods
Indian People follow a kind of rule that the girl is facing her monthly cycle called periods is not allowed to go out nor go in kitchen or temples as they are against the rule and the God will punish them for breaking this rule, the real truth is that in our ancestors time there were no sanitary napkins available so they food do not get affected and to give a rest as they feel very dis comfortable in this condition.
People hang Lemon with chilies on their Door
Lemon and chilies are hanged on Doors, or at the place they want to secure it, they found a thought that we can tie a knot of Lemon and chilies for protection against the bad energy or say as Buri Nazar. But in really the fact is like Lemon and chilies are both rich in different nutrients that help your body in protecting against diseases.
Person can’t cook on death day in family
This ritual was created as the no person can cook in family when there is death in house nor any of the families close members living cannot cook in that house as this could not end well, the real truth is the members of the family are very sad and depressed on that day and in that condition a person would not like to cook and do such things so the food from the other families are bought and taken. And they can give rest to the family and give some family time.
No Washing hairs on Tuesday and Thursday
The rituals were spread that No person should wash their hairs on Tuesday and Thursday as that could be problem in their house or the family may face any kind of problems in their house, but the reality is in our Ancestors time there was scarcity of water and on this days water was not available and they know the value of water.
No Sweeping Floor at night allowed
Our generation says that sweeping floor at night is not allowed as that bring a bad luck for our family or something bad happens or it would not end well, and in the real world the Ancestors were not having proper lights in their home and under dark light they might sweep the other things too so they make the tradition of it.