Why Should You Throw Salt over Your Shoulder?

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You should throw salt over your shoulder because it is a sign of good luck. This theory developed in the ancient days and nowadays, the principle of throwing salt over your shoulder has become so engrained in our culture.
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The superstition of throwing salt over your (left) shoulder came about because people once believed the Devil stood behind your left shoulder waiting for you to make a mistake or
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It is considered bad luck to spill salt according to an old superstition. If one was to spill it in error they then must throw it over their left shoulder. Salt was considered very
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Superstitions about salt date back to biblical times when salt was a highly prized commodity. It was expensive, crucial in preserving food, and was often used in lieu of currency.
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