Christmas, being a Christian festival, is celebrated each year in order to commemorate the birth of Jesus Christ. People from all over the world observe this religious and secular tradition on December 25.
The popularity of Christmas surged a lot during the Middle Ages as many liturgical celebrations took place. It was the 15th century when the tradition of exchanging gifts surfaced. This one festival has unfolded many traditions and customs that are derived from various places in the world.
Following all the traditions, Christmas has become a season of joy! This is the time when families express their love for each other. Given the religious element of this festival, people tend to feel a strong spiritual connection, which further helps them heal. Primarily, Christmas has been connected to many emotions, including joy, happiness, gratitude, tolerance, kindness, and love.
Today, we all celebrate Christmas by decorating a tree, baking Christmas cookies, building a gingerbread house, looking at the lights, writing letters to Santa, singing Christmas carols, and exchanging gifts.