“If you squeeze some lemon juice on your blood, you will die.”
Posted on August 01, 2017, 18:40 GMT
asked the BuzzFeed Community to
share superstitions about what people shouldn’t do while
menstruating, and we heard from more than 6,000 of you from
around the world.
As many of you pointed out in your submissions, some of these
aren’t widely believed today. None of the responses should
be taken to speak for an entire country, culture, group, or
religion — there are, of course, many diverse beliefs and
practices within each. But here are some of the things
Submissions have been edited for length and clarity.