Cats are adorable. Sleeps almost 14 hours a day and is always reluctant for anything. A bit stubborn, cats poses many qualities like humans. Cats are one of the most interesting creatures to adopt and it has immense craze for adoption among the cat or pet lovers. But cats are really something different than the usual animals. There are thousands of superstitions and mysteries regarding this animal. So now, here we serve some of such stories that are bound to give you Goosebumps! With National Cat Day knocking at our doors, these stories are really interesting.
Mysterious cat stories around the World
- Charles I, the king of England, owned a black cat which he felt would bring him good luck. He was so afraid to lose it that he had it guarded day and night. It is so uncanny that the day after the cat died, he was arrested.
- King Osorkon, of the twenty-second dynasty had placed a white cat in the center of a magnificent temple and ritually endowed it with supreme power. According to him it will bring him to attain all the power and position.
- During the excavations in the ruins of Tell-Basta (the former Bubastis), a graveyard of 300,000 mummified holy cats was discovered. Though many of them were sent to England and sold for fertilizer, a few were taken to museums.
- Mohammed was very fond of cats and his favorite cat was called Muezza. Muezza, who was asleep on one of the sleeves of the Prophet, Mohammed cut off the sleeve of his robe rather than disturb his cat from resting on it.
Such mysterious cat stories around the world will astonish all and it is so interesting to know that in almost every religion associated cats in various way but none of the animals of this vast animal kingdom got so much love and attention from one harmless creature, cat!