WHAT IS CHRISTMAS ALL ABOUT?

By |December 22nd, 2010|

How do we understand Christmas? Surely, the answer depends on the individual, his or her religious beliefs, background and cultural understanding.

Many homes worldwide will have a Christmas tree, some kind of Christmas decoration, special meal, or some other festive treat during the holidays. Children send their wish lists to Santa Claus or the Three Kings and everyone starts talking about feelings of love, brotherhood, solidarity…

But Christmas is not celebrated in the same way worldwide. In fact, some traditions are a far cry from Christmas as we know it in Europe. Even within Europe, festivities vary from country to country. Many […]