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Symbol of Hope, Faith, Love, Happiness, Wealth, Health and Luck
Originated from Ireland
Folklore/Superstitions: According to Christian mythology, Eve brought a four leaf clover with her when she was expelled from Paradise. Hence, it is said that anyone lucky enough to be in possession of four leaf clovers has consequently a piece of the blessed Paradise.
The clover was a symbol of rebirth for the Celts, and its return to the landscape signaled the beginning of spring. The shamrock was sacred among the Druids and was frequently used in rituals. Four-leaf clovers, possessing an extra leaf, were even more hallowed: Druids believed carrying one allowed them to see demons and would ward off evil spirits, which is probably the talismanic belief that gave rise to the shamrock’s association with luck.
Fun facts: It's often said that Ireland is home to more four-leaf clovers than any other place, giving meaning to the phrase "the luck of the Irish."
There are no clover plants that naturally produce four leaves, which is why four-leaf clovers are so rare. Your chances of finding a four-leaf clover are a measly one in 10,000. It's that rarity that accounts for the luck associated with four-leaf clovers. In other words, you're lucky just to find one, so it stands to reason that more luck will follow.