Christmas Celebrations In Holland:

Holland or Netherland is a beautiful country. Like other part of world Christmas is main celebration here. Dutch people start to celebrate this celebration on arrival of St. Nicholas before 4 Sunday of Christmas. People start to make preparation for Christmas celebration.

They start to decorate their house with flowers, colorful lights, candles and other artificial things. Decorating Christmas tree is basic part of this celebration. Amsterdam is the best place to visit on Christmas here. St. Nicholas visit this city with snowy white horse within full of gifts sack. He distributes these gifts to the children’s. People from all over the world come here to meet St. Nicholas.

Blowing horns on every evening in Christmas session is a unique activity in Holland by farmers. People go to church within their family. Eating delicious “letterbanket” – a family cake, drinking (more…)

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Christmas Celebrations In Africa:

Africa is very wild and green land on this earth. Christmas in Africa is celebrated with full of joy and excitement. People walk in group of carolers by the house of missionaries, by the roadway, through to and from the villages and singing famous carols of world. Love offering to Jesus is most significant activity on Christmas in Africa. Everyone must greet or gift something to Jesus. Birthday of Baby Jesus is celebrated around the 8 or 9 O” clock.

People buy new clothes for church services. Houses are decorated by pine branches and flowers. People enjoy this festival by going outside with family, playing popular games and taking sunshine bath. Dinner on this day is open air lunch. Some special dishes are roast beef, yellow rice, vegetables, plum pudding, crackers and paper hats. Palm tree is decorated as Christmas tree. People express their love by exchanging gifts like- cotton clothes, soap, sweets, pencils and books.

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