10 Good Luck Charms From Around The World
Many people believe that they need luck to succeed in life. Most people feel very insecure in this ever-changing and uncertain world. They are looking for something to boost their assuredness in their belief, that all will go smooth for them throughout their life. Let us take a look at 10 good luck charms from around the world which many people believe in.
1. Horse Shoe
In many countries, a horse shoe is believed to draw luck and prosperity towards its owner. However, you cannot buy a horse shoe for it to bring you luck. You can only find it and then it is believed, the horse shoe would bring you luck.
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2. Shamrock or four leafed clover
This is an Irish good luck charm. It is believed that the one, who finds a four leafed clover, should find great success and luck in life.
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3. Three-legged frog
This is a Chinese good luck charm. This frog statue should hold a coin in its mouth and should sit on a prop, made of coins, in order to grace you with luck.
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4. Golden fish
It is also a Chinese good luck charm. According to Chinese tradition, the words ‘fish’ and ‘prosperity’ are synonyms of each other. Hence, a golden fish is held lucky.
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This symbol comes from Europe. Frenchmen believed that the image of a ladybug protects kids. It was thought to be a good omen to find a ladybug.
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6. A Wind Ship
You can buy a ready made model of a wind ship. It helps to prosper in your business. If you place some gold on its deck, you increase its magic power.
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7. A Chimney Sweep
In many European countries, such as Germany and Austria, a chimney sweep is held as a good luck charm that brings prosperity.
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8. Your First Earned Dollar
In the USA, the first earned dollar is held as a good luck charm which helps you to prosper financially.
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9. Money Cat
This is a Japanese good luck charm that fosters financial prosperity. The cat has to have one of its claws uplifted, inviting the money and riches to come over to your house.
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10. A Key
Held by the Italians as a good luck charm, it opens up the door of prosperity and well-being for its owner.
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