National Open An Umbrella Indoors Day
National Open An Umbrella Indoors Day is celebrated on March 13 of every year. There is an ancient superstition that opening your umbrella indoors will bring you some bad luck. National Open an Umbrella Day encourages you to open the umbrella indoors and note if you have any bad luck on that day.
History of National Open An Umbrella Indoors Day
In 2003, Thomas Edward Knibb of Frederick created the National Open an Umbrella Indoors Day. He created this day to challenge this kind of superstitions by encouraging the people to open the umbrella indoors and to note if they any non-existing consequences. As the umbrellas are used to protect us from sun and rain, it is said that it’s bad luck to open the umbrella indoors because it provokes the spirit of the umbrella. It is bad luck to open the umbrella indoors
- if the umbrella was given as a gift
- if the umbrella is black
- if the umbrella never used in outdoors.
Other Celebrations on March 13
March 13 is also celebrated as
- National Coconut Torte Day
- National Earmuff Day
- Smart and Sexy Day
- National Jewel Day
- Ken Day
- National Organize Your Home Office Day
How to Celebrate National Open An Umbrella Indoors Day
Celebrating the National Open an Umbrella Indoors Day is quite easy and very simple to remember. On this day, grab your favorite umbrella and open it in the indoor space. Then take note of any bad luck that you have on that day, and you can decide yourself whether the superstition is something that you should take seriously or not. Post pictures and share your thoughts on social media about the day by using the hashtag #OpenAnUmbrellaDay.