Christmas is a mass festival celebrated by millions of people throughout the world on the December 25th in every year. Christmas is celebrated by Christians as they believe that Lord Jesus was born on that day. We get to hear carols and prayers in churches in the month of Christmas. Preaches are spread to awaken humanity and good taught. Communities will eagerly wait all the year for celebrating Christmas because it’s the biggest festival for the Christians.
Birth of Christ:
At first, the known cause of the celebrations is that the world is blessed with a messenger of God on this day and he is named Jesus. Jesus was blessed to Mary by God’s grace, she was engaged to Joseph and one sweet night she had a dream of an angel saying Mary remains virgin but would be conceived as God wishes so and was told to name the baby Jesus. Joseph does agree to support Mary, whom he was engaged to be pregnant as an angel explains the same in the dream to him. As they were facing troubles and humiliation with their inhabitants, they decided to move to Bethlehem. On the birth of Jesus in a stable of animals in Bethlehem a star in the east started shining in the sky people all over try to bring out the reason behind it and travel to see the miracles of the newborn savior of the world.
In every Christian home and church is decorated with Christmas tree and lightings during the time of Christmas. It is actually a branch of any of the conifer trees earlier now it is made up of PVC to retain its beauty avoiding breaking of twigs while decorating it. The Christmas tree is elegantly decorated with food, candies, angel lights of various colors a star and many as such. Its triangular shape at the higher tip states humanity in trinity and it points towards heaven stating that is the place where we reach by supporting kindness and compassion.
Saint Nicholas is pretty famous among children as Santa Claus. It is said Santa Claus brings favorite things to children who are good and behaved themselves on the day before 25th. Santa Claus comes all the way singing Christmas carols on his cart loaded with happiness in the form of gifts to bring up the new spirit in children with gifts which spread the noble taught in them.
Christmas Day Specials:
In church they distribute pancake for all the people as it is one of the favorite food of the Lord Jesus and people distributes the special food items to relatives and friends. There will be some special prayers and dram shows on Lord Jesus life.
Being the most anticipated festival of the year people enthusiastically gets prepared to cook new cuisines and add up to the tastes of the festival, cakes and muffins of their own innovative ways of doughnuts piece of apple, pumpkin and so on, cakes with twisted flavors of whisky and rum and berries.