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Christmas In Scotland 2019

Christmas In Scotland 2019

Christmas In Scotland 2019 This festival was not traditionally celebrated in Scotland, and its customs were in disfavor as it was banned for 400 years. Now Christmas is celebrated on 25th December in Scotland. Christmas in Scotland is all about exchanging gifts, decorating the Christmas trees, and going to church parties and celebrating the birthday […]

Celebrating Christmas in Greece

Celebrating Christmas in Greece

Celebrating Christmas in Greece On Christmas Eve, children, especially boys, often go out singing ‘kalanda’ (carols) in the streets. They play drums and triangles as they sing. Sometimes they will also carry model boats decorated with nuts that are painted gold. Taking a boat is an ancient custom in the Greek Islands. If the children […]

Christmas in India: The Best Places to Celebrate It

Christmas in India The Best Places to Celebrate It

Christmas in India: The Best Places to Celebrate It The Christian community in India celebrates Christmas with pomp, gaiety, and devotion. Celebrations of the Christmas festivities begin on the eve of Christmas on the 24th of December and continue till New Year’s Day. Christians across the country mark the birth of Lord Jesus Christ on […]

Christmas Day in South America

Christmas Day in South America

Christmas Day in South America Throughout South America, Christmas is celebrated in a deeply religious way. The main focus of the season throughout the continent is the presepio (“the manger”). Often a whole room is devoted to the presepio display, complete with landscape and tiny figures made to scale. Though the central feature is the […]

Christmas Celebration in East Asia

Christmas Celebration in East Asia

Christmas Celebration in East Asia The eastern part of Asia comprises mainly China, Japan, North Korea, South Korea, and Vietnam. Christians in these regions celebrate 25th December by lighting their houses with beautiful paper lanterns and decorating their Christmas trees, which they call “Trees of Light,” with paper chains, paper flowers, and paper lanterns. Chinese […]

Christmas in Russia — Christmas Around the World

Christmas in Russia -- Christmas Around the World

Christmas in Russia — Christmas Around the World The icon of St. Nicholas is especially prevalent in Russia. The legend is that the 11th-century Prince Vladimir traveled to Constantinople to be baptized, and returned with stories of miracles performed by St. Nicholas of Myra. The feast of St. Nicholas (December 6) was observed for many […]

11 Best Cities to Spend Christmas in Europe

11 Best Cities to Spend Christmas in Europe

11 Best Cities to Spend Christmas in Europe Christmas throughout Europe is a celebration time, which includes spending time with the family, decorating the entire house, inside and out and shopping, for friends and relatives. Spending Christmas with the family is very important for European people. On this day, all family members spend time baking […]