Importance of Merry Christmas Day
The Christmas festival is the main festival of Christianity. Mainly, children are waiting for the whole year. Christmas is a festival of joy. Christmas is a festival celebrated in the joy of the birth of Jesus Christ. Let us tell you that the first Christmas Day was celebrated in Rome in the year 336 AD. Marry Christmas Day is considered the 25th of December December when the Lord Jesus was born in Bethlehem to a couple named Mary and Joseph.
It is believed that Jesus was born for the good of humanity and people, that’s why people celebrate this day with so much enthusiasm. Christmas is one of the most important festivals of Christianity. Christmas is a festival which is not only celebrated with pomp abroad, but also in India, there is a lot of enthusiasm about this festival and people celebrate it till New Year.
The story behind Christmas
The day of the birth of Jesus, considered the son of God, is considered very important for the people of Christianity. Jesus was the one who taught people a new way of living and saved them from all kinds of sorrows and sufferings. It is believed that Jesus was born at a time when the society was full of evil practices like greed, hatred, superstition, violence etc.
He was sent by God to show the people the way of light and truth on earth. so that they can overcome the problems of darkness, turmoil, sorrow, suffering inside people, and Christmas is the day when the defenders of humanity like Jesus Was born. The history of Christmas, the festival of love and harmony, is several thousand years old. According to the religious book Bible of Christianity.
The main God of Christianity was born on this day from the womb of Mother Mary, hence this festival is celebrated. At the same time it is also believed that before the birth of Jesus Christ it was predicted that on earth a son of God would be born who would grow up to be a king and there would be no limit to his kingdom.
Apart from this, before the birth of Jesus Christ, it was also predicted that this son will get the whole world free from suffering and will guide people and teach them to follow the right path and save the whole world. At the same time, it happened later that he devoted his life to the service of other people.
Let me tell you that Mata Maryam and Yusuf got married. After marriage, both of them moved to a place called Brethalheim in the province of Judea. It was here that the night of Christ was born in a cowshed.
At the same day, a star shone very brightly in the sky, and this made people realize that the Messiah was born to escape the rule of Rome. At the same time, people used to celebrate the birth anniversary of Jesus Christ as Christmas Day – Christmas Day.
Different scholars have different opinions about the Christmas festival. At the same time, this festival has a different significance for the people of Christianity.
Let us tell you that initially the people of Christianity were not of the same opinion about the birth of Christ, some say 14 December, some say 10 June and some celebrate their birthday on 2 February. At the same time, in the third century, it was started to celebrate the birthday of Jesus Christ on 25 December.
Let us also tell you that Kattawadi Christians and purist Christians have always expressed their opposition to the celebration of Christmas festival
At the same time, in 1645 when Oliver Cromwell and his purist army occupied England, he first stopped celebrating Christmas, but after a short time when Charles-II ruled England, again on the demand of Christmas. The festival began to be celebrated.
In Boston, there was a legal ban on celebrating the Christmas festival from 1659 to 1681, even those celebrating it were fined 5 shillings, which according to that era was a lot of money. Apart from this, English modalities were also considered bad after the American Revolution. After this, on 26 June 1870, the first Christmas in America was declared a Federal Holiday.
In this way, the Christmas festival was gradually celebrated all over the world. On this day, a state holiday has also been declared in many countries.
However, there are different stories about celebrating Christmas on 25 December. The 12-day celebration of Christmas also begins with Christmas – Christmas Tide.
On Christmas day people make a variety of dishes, cut cakes and meet friends and give gifts to each other. In addition, there is a tradition of decorating the Christmas-Christmas tree.
Today Christmas – Christmas feast has come to mean Santa Claus, who in a red-white dress with a long white beard and long hair and hangs a bag full of chocolates and gifts for children in his shoulders, comes with Christmas – Christmas bell. Huh. And then give gifts to children and bless them to live life happily. Children of Santa Claus wait all year, while Santa is also called Christmas – Christmas Father. Because the children are confident that their beloved Santa Uncle will come and give them chocolates and gifts at the holy festival of Christmas. At the same time, special programs are organized on this occasion in most schoo ls. At the same time, the Christmas-Christmas fantasy is incomplete without Santa Claus.