Why Is It Bad Luck to Open an Umbrella Indoors?

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It is a common superstition that if you open an umbrellas indoors you will get bad luck. The most common superstition stems from the days when umbrellas were used mainly as protection against the sun. To open one indoors would be to insult the local sun god (especially Ra) and invite his wrath on everyone in your household.
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Well 2 days ago I put a umbrella up in the house and at school I broke my finger so it is bad luck I think it's just a tradition.
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One theory borrows from the idea of an umbrella as a protector against the storms of
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apparantly, opening them inside insults the 'sun god' as umbrellas were originially used for protection from the sun opening them in a shaded area is bad luck as it is insulting.
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Sorry, no info available on how to undo this superstition. But they say it's only bad luck if the umbrella i
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