Happy Open An Umbrella Indoors Day
Happy Open An Umbrella Indoors Day is an annual reminder for all people of popular superstition of opening an umbrella inside will bring bad luck.
Superstitions are beliefs that cannot be explained by reason or science that influence one’s behavior. They are irrational beliefs that will lead to either bad luck or good luck.
How to Celebrate the day
- Grab an umbrella and open it in the indoor space.
- Then see if any bad luck happened that day, and you can see whether the superstition is something that you should take seriously or not.
- Share your thoughts on social media with the hashtag #OpenAnUmbrellaDay.
History of #NATIONALOPENANUMBRELLAINDOORSDAY
National Open An Umbrella Indoors Day is because Thomas Edward Knibb support people to investigate if opening an umbrella indoors could bring a person bad luck.
Umbrellas are made around 1000 B.C. and were designed by the Egyptians. They were mainly used by the nobility and made from lotus leaves or feathers over a stick frame.
The superstition can be explained by looking back to the ancient Egyptian era when Egypt worshipped the sun god. It was believed opening an umbrella indoors will displease their god.
Another superstition is that opening an umbrella indoors can’t cause bad luck unless the umbrella is black.
So the day 13th march was marked as National Open An Umbrella Indoors Day in the National day calendar.
In the above image, you can Happy National Open An Umbrella Indoors Day 2021. Celebrate the day with your loved ones.