the English Midlands, a black cat as a wedding
present is thought to bring good luck to the bride.
cultures believe that cats with gold or green
eyes bring prosperity. Because of their eye and coat colors,
black cats are thought to have ability to attract abundance
and the power to protect it.
cultures consider cats to be mystical
creatures which were really fairies or in disguise.
say that the ancient Celts believed that black
cats were reincarnated beings who could foretell the future.
have always been associated with
motherhood, protection, love and fertility, and it many
cultures, black is the color of protection.
of Feng Shui remind us that cats are
drawn to harmony. Therefore a happy cat is the sign of a
happy, harmonious home. A figurine of a black cat is often
placed in the home, facing north, to ward off evil.
some cultures, brides were given black cats as
good luck on their wedding day.
Finland black cats were thought to gently carry
the souls of the dead to the other world.
Scotland it was believed that if a black cat
crosses your path it will mean good things to come. A black
cat on your porch will bring prosperity.