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Last Updated: Wednesday November 14 2001 18:05 GMT

Christmas (Christian)

Christmas Nativity scene
To celebrate the birth of baby Jesus, the son of God.

Traditions

  • Giving and receiving of presents and cards
  • Families gather together to eat a special meal
  • Singing Christmas carols and worshipping in church
  • Acting out a nativity play to remember the story of Christmas
  • Decorating the home and Christmas tree with sparkly decorations

    When?

  • 25 December


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