Christmas Day Around the World

Have you ever wandered how does Christmas Day looks around the world? As you know, Christmas, alongside with Easter is the most celebrated day of the Christian Calendar. Celebrating the birth of Jesus is widely observed tradition that many countries keep, all together with the customs of serving food on the table as well as having a Christmas tree in the house which we decorate, sending postcards to our dearest for the occasion and many more details that makes this part of the year exciting for many people around the world.

In Russia, it is celebrated on January 7

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Italians put a lot of effort in decorating the cities with lights

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Ireland celebrates it from December 24 till January 6

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England prepares for the celebration many months before, with its shops full of Xmas themed decorations and kitchen supplies

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Catholics in Hong Kong are attending a mass.

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In Japan the  cake is made with a sponge cake with cream and strawberries.

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Its funny how XMas remained a state holiday in India after being a British colony, because Christianity is a minority here.

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Singapore shops are offering sales and the lights around marina Bay look better than any other day

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Lebanon celebrates on December 25, except from the Armenian Lebanese who celebrate the day on January 6

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North America celebrates on December 25

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Mexican workers have paid holiday during XMas time.

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El Salvador is great place to be during the holiday. People here dance and eat, and the children play with sparkles
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In Guatemala people dance in the name of the occasion and burn the Devil

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Brazilians have their dinner tables filled with festive food for the holiday

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Colombians go to a mass in the nine days of  Xmas they celebrate

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Macedonians, like the Russians, celebrate Xmas on January 7

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Serbians celebrate Xmas for three days

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Germans put on their Xmas tree on the 24th of December

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