Tag Archives: Christian Gods and Goddesses

Christmas Mistletoe: Legend & Kissing Under Mistletoe

Christmas Mistletoe - Christian Culture & Tradition

Mistletoe is an interesting plant; botanically it is categorized to be partial parasite i.e. the one which grows on the branches or trunk of a tree by penetrating its roots to take up nutrients, however few categories of Mistletoe are also found doing photosynthesis (making food on their own). These are basically popular for being used as a Christmas decoration …

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Christmas Flowers: Popular flowers for Xmas

Christmas Flowers - Christian Culture & Tradition

Flowers are an important part of Christmas decorations. Every year, people buy flowers during the festive season, to decorate their Christmas tree, wreath, home and many other things. Christmas flowers such as rose, lily and daisy are sold extensively in the markets. Such importance is given to flowers, because they symbolize love, peace and prosperity. When a bud blossoms into …

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Christmas Hymns: Popular Xmas Hymn Lyrics

Christmas Hymns - Christian Culture & Tradition

Christmas is celebrated with religious fervor by people following Christianity. For them, it is the most auspicious occasion of a calendar year. Like most of the festivals that have transnational importance, Christmas has also been commercialized. In the present time, celebrating Christmas is all about spending on festoons, clothes, parties, cakes and gifts. Nonetheless, the religious aspects of the festival …

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Christmas Grinch: How Grinch Stole Christmas

Christmas Grinch - Christian Culture & Tradition

Christmas Grinch: Fictional character created by Dr. Seuss The festival of Christmas commemorates the birth of Lord Jesus Christ, the central figure of Christianity. He was born as the divine son of Virgin Mary and Joseph. As per the legends, Lord Jesus Christ was born in Bethlehem (Near Jerusalem in Israel), in a manger (stable). Christmas is the day to …

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Christmas Hangings: Making Cool Wall Hangings

Christmas Hangings

During the holidays of Christmas, people clean their home and decorate it beautifully. Christmas tree is also adorned with attractive embellishments, during the festive season. While most people purchase ornaments from the stores, to use them for the decorations, others prefer to spend frugally, for the festival. One of the ways to have an economical Christmas is to make embellishments …

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Jack-O-Lanterns for Halloween Head Lanterns

Jack-O'-Lanterns

It is amazing to see scary pumpkin-head lanterns giving that toothy smile and finding a favor on Halloween for so long. Actually, Jack-o-Lanterns owe their origin to the ancient ceremony of feasting and welcoming the dead by the living, a custom that was quite prevalent in almost all the communities in the past. With time, this ceremony combined with the …

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Halloween Customs And Traditions For Students

Halloween Costumes

Halloween has derived its customs from the traditional practices of the Celtic people, who lived in what is today known as United Kingdom and parts of Western Europe. They held huge celebrations near the end of the month of October, marking the end of summer season. Gradually, the celebrations spread across other parts of the world. However, different countries of …

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Halloween Humor For Students And Children

Halloween Humor: Halloween Culture & Tradition

The distinct Halloween humor can be an amazing way to enjoy the Celtic festival. There are jokes on every occasion, and so is true for the spirited festival of Halloween as well. In fact, Halloween humor can have many shades; it can be spooky, slapstick or attacking. People also play funny and scary tricks on each other, on this day, …

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Halloween Ghost Stories For Students, Kids

Halloween Ghost Stories: Christian Culture & Tradition

Halloween is the time to spook your friends with ghoulish costumes and scary decor. It is also the time to share Halloween ghost stories and experiences that will make them gasp for breath. Recreate campfire memories by sharing true or made-up vampire and witches tales or narrating stories that will make your friend’s hair stand on neck and have a …

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Halloween Fortune Games Ideas For Party

Halloween Fortune Games: Fortune Game Ideas For Halloween Party

One of the traditional aspects of Halloween is attempting to know what the future has in store, for which people play a variety of fortune telling games. Such games are seriously pursued by some, while others are just intrigued by the mere idea of getting to know their fortune and do it for the sake of fun. Halloween is the …

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