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Christmas traditions

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Christmas traditions vary from country to country. [1]

40 relations: A Christmas Carol, Boro Din, Catalonia, Christmas, Christmas (disambiguation), Christmas and holiday season, Christmas card, Christmas elf, Christmas Eve, Christmas gift-bringer, Christmas in Finland, Christmas in France, Christmas in Poland, Christmas in Romania, Christmas in Russia, Christmas in Sweden, Christmas lights, Christmas tree, Christmas tree cultivation, Christmas Under Fire, Christmas wafer, Christmas window, Day of the Little Candles, Dried and salted cod, Formal wear, Green week, Jeddayel, Kamichu!, Koliada, List of Christmas and winter gift-bringers by country, Miner's figure, Mrs. Claus, Pasterka, Silver Road, Stollen, Sven (Frozen), The Plot to Overthrow Christmas, Twelve Days of Christmas, Wafer, Yule and Christmas in Denmark.

A Christmas Carol

A Christmas Carol in Prose, Being a Ghost-Story of Christmas, commonly known as A Christmas Carol, is a novella by Charles Dickens, first published in London by Chapman & Hall in 1843; the first edition was illustrated by John Leech.

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Boro Din

Boro Din (Big Day) is what Christmas is called in Bangladesh.

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Catalonia

Catalonia (Catalunya, Catalonha, Cataluña) is an autonomous community in Spain on the northeastern extremity of the Iberian Peninsula, designated as a nationality by its Statute of Autonomy.

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Christmas

Christmas is an annual festival commemorating the birth of Jesus Christ,Martindale, Cyril Charles.

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Christmas (disambiguation)

Christmas is one of the major Christian holidays.

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Christmas and holiday season

The Christmas season, also called the festive season, or the holiday season (mainly in the U.S. and Canada; often simply called the holidays),, is an annually recurring period recognized in many Western and Western-influenced countries that is generally considered to run from late November to early January.

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Christmas Eve

Christmas Eve is the evening or entire day before Christmas Day, the festival commemorating the birth of Jesus.

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Christmas card

A Christmas card is a greeting card sent as part of the traditional celebration of Christmas in order to convey between people a range of sentiments related to the Christmas and holiday season.

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Christmas elf

In American, Canadian, Irish,and British cultures, a Christmas elf is a diminutive elf that lives with Santa Claus at the North Pole and acts as his helper.

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Christmas Eve

Christmas Eve is the evening or entire day before Christmas Day, the festival commemorating the birth of Jesus.

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Christmas gift-bringer

A number of Midwinter or Christmas traditions in European folklore involve gift-bringers.

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Christmas in Finland

Christmas in Finland begins, as is commonplace on public holidays in Finland, on Christmas Eve.

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Christmas in France

Christmas in France (French: Noël en France) is a major annual celebration, as in most countries of the Christian world.

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Christmas in Poland

Christmas in Poland is a major annual celebration, as in most countries of the Christian world.

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Christmas in Romania

Christmas in Romania (Crăciunul în România) is a major annual celebration, celebrated on 24/25 of December, as in most countries of the Christian world.

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Christmas in Russia

Christmas in Russia (Рождество Христово Rozhdestvo Khristovo, in the Russian Orthodox Church called Е́же по пло́ти Рождество Господа Бога и Спа́са нашего Иисуса Христа) is celebrated on December 25 (Julian calendar) which falls on 7 January (Gregorian calendar) and commemorates the birth of Jesus Christ.

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Christmas in Sweden

Jul, the Swedish Christmas holiday, is celebrated throughout December and traditionally until St. Knut's Day on January 13.

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Christmas lights

Christmas lights (also known as fairy lights) are lights used for decoration in celebration of Christmas, often on display throughout the Christmas season including Advent and Christmastide.

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Christmas traditions

Christmas traditions vary from country to country.

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Christmas tree

A Christmas tree is a decorated tree, usually an evergreen conifer such as spruce, pine, or fir or an artificial tree of similar appearance, associated with the celebration of Christmas.

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Christmas tree cultivation

Christmas tree cultivation is an agricultural, forestry, and horticultural occupation which involves growing pine, spruce, and fir trees specifically for use as Christmas trees.

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Christmas Under Fire

Christmas Under Fire is a 1941 British short documentary film directed by Harry Watt for the Crown Film Unit of the Ministry of Information.

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Christmas wafer

Christmas wafer (opłatek, plural opłatki; kalėdaitis, plural kalėdaičiai) is a central European Christian Christmas tradition celebrated in Poland, Lithuania and in some parts of Slovakia during Wigilia, or the Christmas Eve Vigil.

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Christmas window

A Christmas window is a special window display prepared for the Christmas shopping season at department stores and other retailers.

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Day of the Little Candles

Little Candles Day (Día de las velitas) is one of the most observed traditional holidays in Colombia.

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Dried and salted cod

Dried and salted cod, sometimes referred to simply as salt cod, is cod which has been preserved by drying after salting.

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Formal wear

Formal wear, formal attire or full dress is the traditional Western dress code category for the most formal clothing, such as for weddings, christenings, funerals, Easter and Christmas traditions, formal balls and banquets with dancing, as well as certain horse racing events.

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Green week

Green week (Зелёные Святки, also known as Семи́к – Semik, Ukrainian: Зелені Свята, Polish: Zielone Świątki) is an ancient Slavic fertility festival celebrated in early June and closely linked with the cult of the dead and the spring agricultural rites.

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Jeddayel

Jeddayel (جدايل; also spelled Geddayel or Jadayel) is a town in the Jbeil District of the Mount Lebanon Governorate, Lebanon.

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Kamichu!

is a Japanese anime television series, strongly influenced by the Shinto religion, that follows the adventures of teenage goddess Yurie Hitotsubashi and her friends.

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Koliada

Koliada or koleda (Cyrillic: коляда, коледа, колада, коледе) is an ancient pre-Christian Slavic winter festival.

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List of Christmas and winter gift-bringers by country

This is a list of Christmas and winter gift-bringer figures from around the world.

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Miner's figure

A miner's figure (Bergmannsfigur) is a traditional Christmas decoration from the Ore Mountains of central Europe.

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Mrs. Claus

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New Year

New Year is the time or day at which a new calendar year begins and the calendar's year count increments by one.

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New Year's Day

New Year's Day, also called simply New Year's or New Year, is observed on January 1, the first day of the year on the modern Gregorian calendar as well as the Julian calendar.

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New Year's Eve

In the Gregorian calendar, New Year's Eve (also known as Old Year's Day or Saint Sylvester's Day in many countries), the last day of the year, is on 31 December which is the seventh day of Christmastide.

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Pasterka

Pasterka is a Midnight mass celebrated by Roman Catholics during Christmas between 24 and 25 December across Poland.

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Silver Road

The 140-kilometre-long road, the Silver Road (Silberstraße) is the first and longest holiday route in the German Free State of Saxony.

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Stollen

Stollen is a fruit bread of nuts, spices, and dried or candied fruit, coated with powdered sugar or icing sugar.

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Sven (Frozen)

Sven is a fictional character who appears in the animated film Frozen (2013) produced by Walt Disney Animation Studios.

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The Plot to Overthrow Christmas

The Plot to Overthrow Christmas is a radio play written by Norman Corwin and first performed on December 25, 1938.

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Twelve Days of Christmas

The Twelve Days of Christmas, also known as Twelvetide, is a festive Christian season celebrating the Nativity of Jesus Christ.

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Wafer

In gastronomy, a wafer is a crisp, often sweet, very thin, flat, and dry biscuit, often used to decorate ice cream, and also used as a garnish on some sweet dishes.

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Yule and Christmas in Denmark

Jul, the Danish Yule and Christmas, is celebrated throughout December starting either at the beginning of Advent or on December 1 with a variety of traditions.

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2018

2018 has been designated as the third International Year of the Reef by the International Coral Reef Initiative.

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2019

2019 (MMXIX) will be a common year starting on Tuesday of the Gregorian calendar, the 2019th year of the Common Era (CE) and Anno Domini (AD) designations, the 19th year of the 3rd millennium, the 19th year of the 21st century, and the 10th and last year of the 2010s decade.

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References

[1] https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Christmas_traditions

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