Ireland

Ireland| Good Luck Charm | Shamrock

Ireland Four-Leaf Clover Good Luck Charm The shamrock, or four-leaf clover is one of the symbols which is closely associated with Irish identity. However it is also a good luck charm and one of the origins for the phrase “the luck of the Irish”. Technically a shamrock and a four-leaf clover are not the same thing as the former only has three leaves. Often the terms are mistakenly used interchangeably but it’s the four-leaf clover which offers the best luck.…

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Ireland| Good Luck Charm | Celtic Cross

Ireland Celtic Cross Good Luck Charm The Celtic cross is a beautiful symbol which has migrated from Ireland and can now be found all over the nearby United Kingdom. Often seen adorning buildings or in cemeteries, the Celtic cross is a variation on the traditional cross and is strongly associated with good luck and blessings. The Celtic cross is based on the traditional simple cross but with the addition of a circle around where the vertical and horizontal arms meet.…

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Ireland| Good Luck Charm | Cloc Cosanta

Ireland Cloc Cosanta Good Luck Charm Ireland is a country that’s drenched in mythology and fascinating legends and as such, it has a wonderful array of good luck charms. The cloc cosanta is an example of this, a traditional yet simple charm which is unobtrusive yet appealing. Cloc cosanta are a naturally occurring phenomena, a flat stone that bears a round hole. Cloc cosanta translates as “lucky stone”. History Of The Cloc Cosanta Good Luck Charm A cloc cosanta has…

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Ireland| Good Luck Charm | Leprechaun

Ireland Leprechaun Good Luck Charm The leprechaun is arguably the most iconic and beloved of all the Irish symbols and it’s one which is inextricably linked with good luck. The leprechaun is a trickster, a mischievous member of the fairy family who will prank you in all kinds of ways as well as bestowing great wealth and fortune your way. Leprechauns are always depicted as small in stature, male, with a long beard and typically wearing buckled shoes and a…

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