Top 10 Ways To Celebrate Christmas Differently

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Christianity is worldwide famous owing to the large population of Christians. Therefore Christmas festival is celebrated unanimously all across the globe. Earlier it was only limited to Christians. However since many years people of other religions also participate in this ceremony. December is about to come and so is the most awaited festival of the year i.e. Christmas. Each one of us is thrilled and excited about Christmas and fantasizes different gifts and delicious cakes every evening. For the whole year we wait for this grand festival and rebirth of Jesus Christ. Birth of Jesus, Dance, songs, carols, food, cards, gifts all these things come under the blanket of 25th December. This month is fruitful for every individual. Retailers and shop keepers are benefited with the high sales of clothes, vegetables, fruits, breads and other accessories involved into the massive celebration. We plan to cook different cakes, cookies, doughnuts, biscuits, hams, turkey etc. From young to old, thrill of exhilaration is embedded in every individual’s nerve. Children sleep earlier that night to anticipate their gift under their pillows next morning by Santa Clause. Christmas Eve is full of love, joy and lucrative delicacies.


1. Put gifts under your children pillow: 

put gifts under your children pillow

Although we all know that no more Santa Clause exists, still we bluff our children and make them believe that gift under the pillow is from Santa Uncle. Let this age old myth continue so that the thrill of getting a present is kept alive in your child’s heart. White bearded man wearing a red coat is awaited by all children. They have this fact that this man is behind the gifts below their pillow. Hence let your children love this myth and treasure those gifts under their pillows forever.


2. Doughnut party with your friends:

doughnut party

Celebrate this evening by eating relishing doughnuts. Although doughnuts are prepared all year but particularly during Christmas they are much relishing and exciting. Call your friends, neighbours and cousins for a doughnut party. In this way variety of doughnuts would be there and the same old taste of your doughnut would be replaced by the doughnuts prepared by your acquaintances.


3. Click pictures: 

click pictures

Every moment is special, so is the eve of Christmas. Wish your family merry Christmas and capture that moment in the camera. Use your Christmas tree in the background and click numerous pictures with your family and pets. In this way for the whole year we can relive those memories. No matter it is February, March or April, through those snaps we can enjoy December vicariously.


4. Dinner with your loved ones: 

dinner with your loved ones

Festival becomes joyous with an involvement of family. Therefore another way to celebrate this auspicious eve is to dine with your family and loved ones. In this way we tend to spend more time with them and discuss our issues and things. Various cuisines are cooked such as roasted turkey, biryani, hamon, goose, ham, fried potatoes, roast pork, Hamborgarhryggur etc. Depending on the country, region food is cooked and served. Particularly in United Kingdom, Christmas dinner is eaten in the afternoon of 25th December. Cuisines such as chicken, duck, vegetables, fruits, brandy are more prevalent here.


5. See a play based on Christ rebirth:

see a play based on Christ rebirth

Go to watch a play on Jesus Christ or Christmas on this eve. This will inculcate a religious feeling inside your heart. We all must watch plays based on Christmas theme and clear our misconceptions and doubts through the same. There are various plays based on this theme such as Long Live Christmas, Butterfingers Angel, Inspecting Carol, Christmas at the Cratchits, Little Cosette and Father Christmas, The wondrous birth etc. When you will see through characters how Jesus sacrificed his life for us then only we will realize the importance of his forfeit.


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