Christmas is celebrated on 25th of December every year in remembrance of the birth of Jesus Christ. It is a major festival for the Christians but these day even the Non-Christians actively take part in the festival and its celebrations.
December is considered to be a month of goodwill and happiness, so Christmas is welcomed with great joy and excitement by people all over the world. It is known as the festival which brings families close and encourages gatherings and festivity. The festival includes making of special treats and sweets for all the loved ones with decoration of the Christmas Trees with ornaments, wreaths, candy cane, lights and ribbons. People cheerfully wear new clothes and decorate their homes.
Christians believe that if they follow Jesus, then they will be blessed and the darkness in their lives will be gone with his light. Hence Christmas is celebrated in on that day. Jesus is believed to be the son of God. He is equally loved by all men. On the occasion of Christmas, people purify their soul and seek blessings of God. It is a great time for self-healing.
Today, Christmas is not just family gatherings but it’s also a children’s festival. Children look forward in receiving gifts from Santa Claus whose known as the Father of Christmas and is considered to be a protector for the little ones.
The Christmas Tree is the main attraction of this beautiful festival which is decorated with shiny big star at the peak of the tree.
Things to do during this festive season
1.Get cosy and watch a Christmas movie – Elf, It’s a wonderful Life, The Holiday, The Santa Claus.. you’ve got to add at least one of these holiday classics to your Netflix queue in December!
2.Decorate your homes – Decorate your homes with Christmas Trees and decorations that will make your mood feel festive and lit up. Your decorations are not supposed to be fancy, Its suppose to make you bond with your family and friends.
3.Make a holiday drink – The best to warm up this festive season is to make some classic hot chocolate that will be loved by each family member in your house. Add mini marshmallow or a candy cane to make it a pure bliss experience.
4.Drive around and look at the Christmas decoration - Enjoy how beautiful your area looks for Christmas when its lit up at night, and argue about whether white lights or coloured bulbs are prettier. Make the most of the moment!
5.Visit Santa at the mall – For all the parents with toddlers, This is the best way to make your child happy by giving them the perfect Christmas feel where they can go and visit an actual Santa and you become the Best Parent Ever!
6.Attend or throw a Christmas Party – It’s time for some Christmas theme parties, So remove your Santa caps or reindeer horn bands that will make any Christmas party a grand and spend some fun yet quality time with family and friends.
7.Do a Secret Santa Exchange with friends - Grab a big group of friends, pick names out of a hat, and stick with a manageable price limit (maybe Rs500). Depending on your friends, you could stick with gifts that are sweet and sentimental and make it a memorable Christmas Eve!
8.Make some cool crafts and decoratives – Make some cool DIY’s for Christmas which you can use for your Christmas decoration (Plenty of ideas online) and bring out the creative side of you!
9.Bake some tasty treats - Spend an afternoon baking cookies, trying out new recipes in addition to family favourites. Definitely save some to munch on later, but consider giving cookies as gifts as they are well known for bonding.
10.Send wishes to distant family and friends – Send Greetings online to all those you love but unfortunately are far away from you with voice calls/ video calls and spread the love!
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