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Christmas Eve in India
Not only in India, well in the different parts of the world the festival of Christmas is celebrated every year with gaiety and zeal. During the year people celebrate many festivals and holidays, however, it is the most awaited one that is popular among the people of all ages. Though it is celebrated everywhere, but it is a global celebration. The Christmas Eve is celebrated on 25th December every year to remember the birth of a Jesus Christ. The ‘Christmas’ comes from the Mass of Christ (or Jesus) and is a time when children give and receive presents.
The story behind Christmas day symbolizes a very deep significant truth of the spiritual life. At the times of the birth of Jesus Christ ignorance, superstition, greed, hatred and hypocrisy prevailed upon the land. With his birth, things start changing and there comes a new era dawned for the world. There is no one in the world that is not familiar with the significance of the Christmas Eve. A religious holiday is declared all over the world.
What Christmas celebration is all about?
After a long period of a year, this fest is celebrated as a mark of respect to Lord Jesus, who is considered as the son of God and founder of the Christianity religion. Basically, it is a celebration of Christian but people of all communities and religions take an interest in this event and give the message of togetherness and brotherhood. It is the most joyous time of the year and is a hodgepodge of celebrations.
As the Christmas day ushers in the New Year, this fills people with more excitement irrespective of caste, creed or religion. Not only in homes, it is celebrated everywhere from homes to schools to malls, beaches and all. The beautiful lighting fixtures and decoration add spark. Christmas tree is decorated, mouth –watering dishes including cakes, puddings and more are prepared to the occasion interesting, unique and everlasting memory.
This day of merrymaking and joy occupies an important place in the life of children. Santa Clause is the most famous character associated with the occasion of Christmas and is popular among the kids. A few days before, children started waiting for Santa to get beautiful gifts. Greeting cards and sweets are exchanged forgetting hatred, selfishness and jealousy. From the occasion of Christmas, we can get a message of Love and Peace among the mankind.
In India, every year on Christmas millions of people visits Goa, which is the most popular destination to gather and enjoy Christmas Eve with friends and family.
The Christmas celebration is all about merry making, singing songs in the remembrance of Jesus, Playing games to make your evening more exciting, dancing to the tunes of Christmas carols with the festive spirit, exchanging gifts, preparing traditional and luscious dishes, decorating Christmas tree, throwing parties and lastly to dress up in style to make you feel and look better.