What Is Friday The 13th? Why People May Be Superstitious About The Day

Friday the 13th is considered an unlucky day in Western superstition.

The fear of Friday the 13th is called paraskevidekatriaphobia.

The origins of the superstition are unclear, but it may have roots in Christian tradition.

Some people believe that bad luck is more likely to occur on Friday the 13th.

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Others believe that the day is actually lucky and associate it with positive events.

Superstitions and beliefs surrounding Friday the 13th vary across cultures and regions.

Despite the lack of evidence supporting the superstition, many people still feel anxious or fearful on this day.

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