Superstitions in Romania

One of the many things that any foreigner learns sooner rather than later in Romania is that Romanians tend to be superstitious. This goes hand in hand with being religious, as somehow religion, superstitions, and some pagan-rooted rituals seem to coexist quite well in this country.  While some superstitions and old wives’ tales vary to certain degrees from one region to another, there are some general superstitions all Romanians seem to at least know, if not believe. Even/odd number of flowers When giving flowers as a gift, always bring an odd number of flowers. Bouquets with even numbers are reserved