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Christmas

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Christmas is a Christian holiday celebrating the birth of Christ. The holiday period extends from Dec. 24 to Jan. 6. Questions about Santa Claus, Christmas trees, and other traditions are also welcome.
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Canadian people celebrate Christmas with many different customs.  Decorating the Christmas tree is common. Mummering is another  tradition in parts of Canada. People knock on doors and disguise  their voice while asking if any mummers are there. Sinck and Tuck  is another tradition in Canada,...
Most Christmas trees are some type of evergreen. Here are some of  the scientific names of common evergreen trees:   Acer sempervirens (a maple)   Cupressus sempervirens (a cypress)   Lonicera sempervirens (a honeysuckle)   Sequoia sempervirens (a sequoia)   Ulmus parvifolia...
The first Christmas was celebrated by the shepherds and the wise men.
Mary did not tell Joseph about the angel. An angel of the Lord told  Joseph abbout Mary's supposed divine pregnancy in Matthew 1:20.
It doesn't! Its light for 24 hours. In Antarctica Christmas is in summer!
Both the shepherds and wise men were there in both the gospels.
Yes it is always a joyful time, it is a season of giving and receiving gifts.But it may be a stressful time for those doing the catering (your mom cooks a lot?), and if distant relatives come to stay there may be tension if they don't get on with each other.
In 2010, the tree went up on November 30, 2010. That year, it was a  74-foot Norway Spruce from Mahopac, NY, donated by Peter and  Stephanie Acton.
Because it's exciting for young kids having a jolly nice man come round to your house and gives you presents.
Mistletoes berries are sticky, and are spread by birds and other animals.
Kissing under the mistletoe is a marrige tradition. The origin of  this tradition is found in ancient Mesopotamian mythology.  According to the myth, a goddess named Frigg had a son named Baldr.  When he was born, she made all plants unable to hurt him. Yet she  overlooked the mistletoe plant,...
the truth is different people eat different stuff at holidays like Christmas here. so mostly most people eat would be cake or ice cream or pie especially or stuff like that or if your Tamil there are lots of things for Christmas tamils eat and I'm Tamil too.
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The names are Mary and Joseph.In the movie, A Christmas Story, the names are Mr. Parker, aka the Old Man, and the mother's name is Mrs. Parker.
As they travelled on camels, which are slow and the bible only says that they came from the east . So it might have taken them weeks.
YesChristmas is the birth of Jesus, and it should not be called Xmas.As a day to celebrate, yes. His actual day and year of birth are unknown.
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no. it was somewhat presumed that December 25 is the coldest time of the year just as Jesus was born in a cold weather
Christmas is celebrated on 25 December everywhere, but the seasons will be different according to the part of the world in which one lives. Australia is in the southern hemisphere while India is in the northern hemisphere. In the southern hemisphere, summer falls from 1 December to the last day of...
The main reason why people delebrate Christmas is that it is a well established social custom in countries that have substantial Christian populations. Lots of people enjoy celebrating Christmas, and some people are even religiously motivated, but those are secondary reasons.
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Gold, frankincense, and myrrh. Myrrh is an expensive herb and frankincense is similar to incense. These were all very valuable gifts at the time and made a strong statement about both the giver and receiver.
Trafalgar Square was set out to celebrate Admiral Lord Horatio Nelson's victory over the French fleet at the Battle of Trafalgar in 1805 which effectively put an end to Napoleon's plans to invade England. The column in the square is topped by a statue of Nelson.Trafalgar Square was built in Charing...
ussian countries celebrate Christmas on January 7th.
they had made a big good tree house and jess had made a very good suprise for his sister and she was very happy
they're muslim, they don't celebrate it
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They shared food, sang Christmas songs and played ball.
Mario will need to be a use a fire flower fight as Fire Mario. Roy  Koopa's castle is number 5 on the road to defeating King Bowser.
it grow in Canada.
actually, the Christmas cactus doesn't necessarily always bloom at Christmas. it blooms naturally in the beginning of October and sometimes as late as January.
BY celebrating it! :)
No santa is not real ok?
gold, frankincense, and myrrh were The three gifts that the Wise Men brought to Jesus when he was born. What gold is speaks for itself, Myrrh was used as an embalming ointment and was also used in scents and incense it was and still is a very valuable material. frankincense Like Myrrh, Frankincense...
January 7 1995 was a Saturday.
Only Christians in turkey celebrate christmas.
Christmas is very educational because you learn a lot about Jesus Christ and Saint Nicholas. You can also learn about Advent and Christmas symbols. It's always fun to learn how other countries celebrate. I love hearing the story of the candy cane each year. I hope this tells you why Christmas isn't...
December 11 1968 was a Wednesday.
As it is the birtday of our lord Jesus , and as we have birthday parties and enjoy so we enjoy Christmas as well.
Yes. You can reach him at santaclause210.com. You should ask for a pony.
Was God intervening in the 1st World War by bringing the two opposing sides together ? As a christian I believe He was.
    When baby jesus was born
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Santa claws does not have a religion he is just a character to make kids good
When you shop in France for your food, usually, you shop each day for the freshest ingredients to cook or serve for the meal that evening. You can buy most any kind of poultry, fish, meat, vegetable or fruit in season. When eating out, you will find menu items prepared with fresh ingredients. There...
Because India is in Northern Hemisphere while Australia in Southern  Hemisphere. In December south pole is closest to the sun, so we  have winter and in Australia they have summer season.
they die i guess
For Christmas, Scout and Jem's uncle gives them air rifles. Atticus disapproves of this and warns the children to be careful, and that they can shoot all the blue jays they can, but that it's a sin to kill a mockingbird.
The name for Father Christmas in China is Dun Che Lao Ren. This  translates into English as Christmas Old Man.
December 27th 1955 was a Tuesday.
based on the roudolph movie there all guys
Most likely not, the Christmas truces were in the beginning of the war and the battle between Germans and Americans was in springtime, near the end of the war. But history is often slightly changed for commercial reasons, in film especially, in music less often.
<p>Ossie Davis and Allie Sheridan. See <a href="http://www.amazon.com/Trans-Siberian-Orchestra-Ghosts-Christmas-Eve/dp/B00005R1N6">"The Ghosts Of Christmas Eve"</a></p>
There are actually a lot of Santas in the world. There is even a special school for people who wish to be Santa Claus. Of course he hasn't got magic reindeers or any thing like that. Each professional Santa has to get a Toy Factory and then make toys and give them out. Of course he is not the...
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In Christmas Vacation, the son Rusty was played by Johnny Galecki.
The Ghost of Christmas Past (not Present) did not appear to Scrooge as Fezziwig but showed a vision of himself (Scrooge) when he was an apprentice to Fezziwig. Here, as in all his visions, the Ghost of Christmas Present wishes to show Scrooge how he once was, and how deplorably he has changed.
Och laddy, they drink fermented haggis juice, when they run out of water.
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Kris Kringle, or Santa Claus, is a fictional character believed to  bring presents to the children of the world on Christmas Eve. The  figure originated in Finland, although it is not known how exactly  the stories started.
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One of Roger Hall's most-famous plays is Middle-age Spread. Hall,  one of New Zealand's most-successful playwrights, began writing for  television in the 1960's.
it marks the beginning of the year of the Lord (anno Domini)  
they really dont eat a big feast like we do.they dont celebrate christmas.it is just a normal day for them.
Christmas, New Year's Day and Good Friday are three holidays  celebrated in Kenya. Other holidays celebrated in Kenya include  Jamhuri day, and Boxing day.
He knew people couldn't stay up to midnight. Also he has mass in the morning. ____ Had nothing to do with people staying up past midnight. The current Pope (Benedict) has some health issues that made it difficult for him to do both the midnight mass and the morning one. The official reason given...
I believe Santa Clause where's boots because it's his favorite and to keep his socks clean.
To get it you must log on on 2008 Christmas or get it from Razor Blade from 4 people ( the hats are randomly selected and the sanat hat is almost impossible to get )
Islanzadi of course! the mother Arya!
No one knows. Santa (also known as St. Nicholas) was left on the door step of his foster parents house so no one quite knows his REAL parents.