Christmas is the biggest festival in the western world, which people all over the Christian countries celebrate. It is on the 25th day of each December. Christians consider it as the birthday of Jesus Christ. But now many customs and habits are beyond religious meaning, The Christmas season begins five or six weeks before the exact holiday. There is always a shopping boom during this period. So it's really a happy season for shop owners.
Christmas Day is the biggest festival in the western countries.It is on December 25, the birthday of Jesus Christ.Before the festival, every family will buy a Christmas tree, and put it in the middle of the living-room. And their houses look more soft and beautiful.
On Christmas Eve, children always hang up their Christmas stockings and hope Father Christmas will come to put presents in them. In fact, their parents put the presents in their stockings.
How interesting it is! On Christmas Day, people say "Merry Christmas" to each other.
Happiness in Christmas Day
Christmas is the biggest festival in the western world, which people all over the Christian countries celebrate. It is on the 25th day of each December.Christians consider it as the birthday of Jesus Christ.But now many customs and habits are beyond religious meaning.The Christmas season begins five or six weeks before the exact holiday.There is always a shopping boom during this period.So its really a happy season for shop owners.
There is a farmer had a child suffer hunger and cold in a snowstorm raging Christmas night, let him eat a sumptuous Christmas dinner, the children say goodbye to fold a fir tree branches ed on the ground and blessing: "this year, gift full branch, this beautiful fir tree reward your kindness." When the child left, the farmer found that the branch had become a small tree, he realized that he received the original is a messenger of god. The story became the source of the Christmas tree. In the west, whether or not a Christian, Christmas time to prepare a Christmas tree, in order to increase the festive atmosphere of joy. The Christmas tree is usually made of evergreen trees such as cedar cypress, symbolizing the life of the earth. A tree decorated with a variety of lamps-decorated toys stars, hang all kinds of Christmas gifts. Christmas Eve, people singing and dancing around the Christmas tree, enjoy the joy.
Santa Claus is the most popular people on that day. It is a custom to ACT Santa Claus. Before children go to bed on Christmas Eve, they will put a sock on stove and wait the Santa Claus to put presents into it. So Christmas Day is one of the favorable festivals for children.
On Christmas Day, the whole families sit at a big table under Christmas tree to eat dinner. They value it very much. Christmas songs mainly include three songs: Jingle Bells, Silent Night and Hark! The Herald Angles sing.
Now, we know more about the Christmas Day. Do you like that day?
在圣诞节那天，全家人会坐在圣诞树下的一个大桌子边吃晚饭。他们很都很重视这一点。圣诞歌主要三首：Jingle Bells, Silent Night and Hark! The Herald Angles sing。
Christmas Day, the 25th of December, is the biggest festival celebrated in the Christian countries of the world.Although everyone enjoys Christmas Day, it is particularly enjoyed by children, who get very excited because of the presents they know they are going to receive.Small children believe that their presents are brought by Santa Claus.
Santa Claus (also called" Father Christmas)is a kind of old man who, the children are told, lives at the North Pole.He travels through the sky on a sleigh which is pulled by reindeers and loaded with presents.Stopping on the roof of houses, he enters by climbing the chimney.When small children go to bed on Christmas Eve, they hang a stocking at the end of their beds.Their parents warn them not to try to look at Father Christmas, or he will not leave them anything.
When they wake, they find their stockings filled with presents.Children are very excited on Christmas morning and always wake up early.
Christmas is also a family celebration.As any members of the family as possible gather to eat, play party games and watch the special Christmas programmes on TV.