Christmas is a yearly festival that makes merry the Jesus birth. Christmas celebrations usually come together the memorial of ’birth of Jesus with different traditions, many of which have been affected by previous winter celebrations. Customs contain the show of Holly, Christmas trees and Nativity scenes, the exchange of cards and gifts and the coming of Santa Claus (Father Christmas) on Christmas morning or Christmas Eve. Famous Christmas themes contain the promotion of peace, goodwill and compassion.
Christmas day is commemorated on December 25 in different areas over the world. However, in several nations it is considered as Boxing Day and celebrated on December 26. The Armenian Apostolic Church celebrates this festival on January 6, the time on the Gregorian calendar that matches to 25 December on the Julian calendar.