Answer: Superstition is called andhavishwasam. false belief which isbaseless or belief system based on some wrong notions developed bypeople also leads spreading andhavishwasm. In logic they call it asnon-causa pro-causa. Accidental cause & effect relation withlimited observations . E.g when in two or three incidents whenevera comet appears & leader/s dies people develop a false beliefthat comets are bad omens.Similar such beliefs are coming under thecategory Superstition. The word is composed of two Sanskrit words "Andha" (blind. false)and "Viswasa" (belief).