When: December 25th
Where: United States
Lighting candles. Singing Christmas carols. Decorating trees. Service activities such as volunteering, cooking food for the less fortunate or donating toys for children. Dressing up as Santa Clause. Reading stories and watching movies about Santa Clause and his adventures while delivering presents using his magnificent sleigh and reindeer. Cooking a feast and enjoying eating turkey and pie with family.
According to the National Retail Federation Americans will spend over $728 billion during the Christmas holiday in 2019.
On this day is a celebration of the anniversary of the birth of the savior Jesus Christ of Nazareth. Although Christmas is a Christian holiday by origin, its widely celebrated by cultures and people worldwide. According to the bible.. on the day Jesus was born, angels were to have said many praises including the popular bible verse Luke 2:14 “Glory to God in the highest, and on earth peace, good will toward men.” One of many common traditions is to give gifts as a way to express christlike attribute of being of showing love and being in good service to one another. Another common sight during the Christmas holiday is the recreations of a nativity scene based on the humble birth of the savior Jesus Christ that depicts baby Jesus in a manger ( crib ) with mother Mary and Joseph and shepherds nearby.