Category: Christmas History

The Origins of 12 Christmas Traditions

The Origins of 12 Christmas Traditions

The Origins of 12 Christmas Traditions From expecting Santa to fill our footwear with gifts to eating cake that looks like tree bark, the holidays are filled with traditions—some of which are downright odd, when you stop and think about them. Where did they come from? Wonder no more. Here are the origins of 12 […]

The Definitive History of Santa Claus

The Definitive History of Santa Claus

The Definitive History of Santa Claus The man we know as Santa Claus has a history all his own. Today, he is thought of mainly as the jolly man in red, but his story stretches back to the 3rd century. Find out more about the history of Santa Claus from his earliest origins to the […]

The History of Christmas Carols

The History of Christmas Carols

The History of Christmas Carols A thousand years back in Europe, carols were sung, but those were not Christmas carols. Those were the songs of the pagan sung during the celebration of Winter Solstice with the dancing tune of people. The actual meaning of hymn is dancing to a tine of music. Winter Solstice, which […]

Christmas History: The True Story of Its Origin

Christmas History The True Story of Its Origin

Christmas History: The True Story of Its Origin Christmas History: Christmas is one of the most important celebrations in the whole world. It is an important milestone for us, the end of a year, time for gifts, parties, family reunions and – for practising Christians – an emotional religious celebration. Christmas: the true story of its […]