It’s Friday the 13th today, break out all superstitions about this day, number, and today’s overall energy! But, is the number 13 and Friday the 13th really that unlucky? Not really if broken down with numerology. In fact the number 13 broken down with numerology indicates a completely different energy than ‘unlucky’ number 13.
Why Are Friday the 13th and the Number 13 ‘Unlucky’?
According to History.com’s folklore there are a few stories around the day and number. Firstly from a biblical sense. 12 of Jesus’ disciples at the last super, including himself that would make 13, of course one was a traitor. The next day he was crucified, leading to the ‘superstition’ that the 13 guests around the table is ‘bad luck’.
Then in the 19th century, Captain William Fowler (1827-1897) from New York tried to remove the ‘superstition’ around the number 13, and having 13 guests at the table. He created his ‘club thirteen’ dinner club you can read about that here. An article from the New York Historical Society Library.
Fun Fact About Friday the 13th?
Did you know that, any month that starts with a Sunday will have ‘Friday the 13th’ during that month?
13 in Numerology? It’s Really Not So Bad
13 in numerology breaks down to the number 4, 1+3= 4. Now, 4 as a number has a beautiful energy in numerology as mentioned in this week’s 11.11 article from November the 11th this week. 4 means ‘stability’ ‘grounding’ ‘productivity’ it’s an energy of being ‘secure’. In general a good day to focus on working hard, or being productive if you look at Friday the 13th in numerology terms, rather than for it’s superstitions. In the Tarot 4 also has the same overall energy with the cards, the Four of Coins has ‘stability’ as an energy, the Four of Wands has ‘ success’ as an energy. In astrology, the 4th house is all about what we call ‘secure’ , ‘stable’ ,our ‘foundations, recent past, and upbringing.’
So today don’t stress! Think of Friday the 13th in a numerology sense, and the energy that the number breaks down to in this, astrology, and the Tarot. Focus your energy in the areas the number 4 points to, and make your Friday the 13th a success! Have a wonderful day! Walk under as many ladders as you wish, and don’t avoid that black cat in the street.
What’s been your experience with the number 13? Do you avoid it like the plague? Do you fear it? Or see it all as ‘superstition’ not to pay any attention to? Have you ever had any luck with the number 13?