This is a tradition that I am so blessed to be a part of, not only to enjoy time with family but to enjoy the tasty seafood treats as well. Another tradition my family has is going to my Grammy’s house on Christmas Eve followed by Santa Clause visiting us Christmas Eve. We start out with dinner and drinks, drinks are a tradition in itself with my family. Then we wait for Aunt Kim and Uncle Jeff to show up, they are usually late. While we wait for the rest of the family to arrive, we have to calm the kids down and tell them to relax and that we can’t open gifts until everyone gets there.
Diwali binds Indians together in a joyous and festive mood, with lights, sweets and crackers playing a very prominent part. This festival is celebrated in the month of October or November (as per the calendar). The first Diwali was when thousands of earthen oil-lamps were lit at night in Ayodhya many thousands of years ago. It was planned and organized by Bharata, the younger brother of Rama. It was the celebration of the return of Rama (faithful and beloved son of King Dasaratha) from his 14 years of exile.
Some of the many traditions in France practiced during Christmas are cultural foods, costumes and La Révellion. During Christmas season French people make different kinds of food that represents their Christmas spirits. A special cake made is known as La Bûche de Noël. This type of cake is made out of chocolate and chess nuts, this cake is said to be a representative of a special wood log burned from Christmas Eve to New Year’s Day in the Périgord. Another special kind of cake served in Christmas is known as La Galette des Rois.
It is a festival of lights and festivities. It comes off about twenty days after Dussehra and shows the advent of winter. It is to the Hindus what Christmas is to the Christians. It lends charms and delight to our life. Diwali or Deepawali means a row or collection of lamps.
What is more, he has a board face and a little a little round belly that will be shake when he laughes, like a bowl full of jelly. He is chubby and plump just like a right jolly old elf that look kind to let people feel good and they have nothing to dread. But is the Santa Claus really exist in the world? In my opinion maybe our parents are the Santa Claus too because they are the person that give the gift to their children. Finally, Christmas is a good time that family can get together to do activities together such as decorate their house with their hands and have a celebration party to have fun and make the relationship better.
Ffavorite Holiday Every morning on December 25th instead of waking up to school and homework, I wake up to the anticipation and excitement of Christmas day with my family. Christmas is my favorite holiday because my family and I have an extravagant dinner. We decorate the Christmas tree at Christmas time together too. Family, decorating, and a great dinner I think make a great Christmas. I truly love having my family around at Christmas time.
My Family Celebrates Many people around the world have many family traditions and many different ways of celebrating the holiday of Christmas. Christmas is a holiday observed generally on December 25 to commemorate the birth of Jesus. One thing that we all have in common is engaging in the family tradition of hanging lights, beads and ornaments from a Christmas tree. The Christmas tree has always been a very valued piece among all of my family Christmas tradition. We start by my dad picking out the tree a week after Thanksgiving; we let the tree rest for a couple of days.
Sounded kind of weird until I looked it up I found out it was just butter and sugar molded to look like a lamb. While the US and Poland might have similarities on their holidays, there are some things that I didn’t know about polish holidays that kept me interested to read more about them. I really liked namesday, simply because they celebrate the name
History of Christmas Celebration What is Christmas? It is tenderness for the past, courage for the present, hope for the future. It is a fervent wish that every cup may overflow with blessings rich and eternal, and that every path may lead to peace. - Agnes M. Pharo The approaching of winter season tells us that Christmas is around the corner as we associate the winter with the Christmas celebration. The history of Christmas dates back over 4000 years and it tells us that celebration during the winter season were common, way before the Christ child was born and celebrated as Christmas on 25th December.
Some of those traditions have survived a thousand years and now form a part of today s Christmas celebrations. SVIATA VECHERA OR "HOLY SUPPER" is the central tradition of the beautiful Christmas Eve celebrations in Ukrainian homes. The dinner table sometimes has a few wisps of hay on the embroidered table cloth as a reminder of the manger in Bethlehem. Many Canadian and American families wear their Ukrainian embroidered shirts on this occasion. When the children see the first Star in the eastern evening sky, which symbolizes the trek of the Three Wise Men, the Sviata Vechera may begin.