Christmas mornings are the most spirited time of the year.
Most of the people wake up early after spending a great Christmas
Eve. The Christians all over the world attend Christmas services
held on the Christmas day or the Christmas Eve. It is a prayerful
service and people pray fervently on Christmas mornings celebrating
the birthday of Jesus Christ.
It is usually followed by carol singing which is traditional
songs sung during the Christmas season. All young and old
join in singing the Christmas carols. These carols set the
right spirit for Christmas. After this they wish each other
greetings of the seasons. People also visit the crib which
is a depiction of the scene of the birth of Jesus Christ in
Bethlehem. Various cultures have various scene depicted in
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Before the Christmas mornings most of the houses set up the
Christmas tree in their house or garden. The Christmas tree
is decorated by all the family members and the star is placed
up on the Christmas tree. Lights, buntings and other decorations
brighten up the Christmas tree. The presents and gifts of
all the family members are kept next to the Christmas tree
and are to be opened up only on the Christmas Eve or the Christmas
morning. Children of many cultures all over the world are
known to hang stockings in the house and believe that Santa
Claus will stuff the stocking with gifts.
Children wake up early on Christmas mornings to see the
gifts that they got from their parents as well as from Santa
Claus. They are exited to open up the new toys and sweets
that they have received as presents. They also check the
gifts in the stocking that they have hung near the fire
place or near the Christmas tree. They dress in their best
clothes brought for Christmas and then have a sumptuous
Christmas breakfast on the Christmas morning. The breakfast
on the special Christmas morning includes puddings, cakes
and special cookies that are all home made and delicious.
On the Christmas morning the carol singers visit every
house in the vicinity and sing melodious carols for all.
The families come together to celebrate on Christmas mornings
and have lunch or dinner together. The meals are really
filing with a variety from, chicken, pork, beef, meat and
wonderful desserts to feast on. Christmas mornings are one
of the best times of the year for enjoying with your family
and loved ones.