Christmas Tree With Baubles And Blurred Shiny Lights

Untraditional Japanese Christmas-Pack: KFC, Strawberry Cakes, and a Date Night

Santa Claus, reindeers, Christmas trees, mistletoes, gift-exchanging, family gatherings, and game nights embody the spirit of Christmas, which is one of the most favored times of the year and a great opportunity to treat your eyes with the cities dressed … Continue reading Untraditional Japanese Christmas-Pack: KFC, Strawberry Cakes, and a Date Night

An artist's depiction of a family holding hands and dancing around their well-lit and decorated Christmas tree.

The Stories Behind Different Christmas Traditions Around the World

Christmas is right around the corner. In less than two weeks, people all over the world will have decorated trees, prepared a feast and their gifts wrapped and ready. Following Christmas traditions are what make the holiday season more memorable, … Continue reading The Stories Behind Different Christmas Traditions Around the World

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Anthropology: Overview of Some of the Polish Christmas Customs and Traditions

Christmas is one of the most important holidays in Poland, a largely Catholic country with distinctive and somewhat strict traditions. The Christmas customs combine old Polish pagan folklore with the Catholic traditions introduced after the Christianization of Poland in 966. … Continue reading Anthropology: Overview of Some of the Polish Christmas Customs and Traditions

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European Christmas Recipes and Dishes That Emulate Festivity

With Christmas near upon us, many celebrate the festivity with grand anticipation. In this entry, we discover European Christmas Recipes and Dishes that are celebrated and emulated with pride. History of Christmas and Pre-Christianized European Festivities The first Christmas in Europe to … Continue reading European Christmas Recipes and Dishes That Emulate Festivity

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Anthropology: Unwrapping the Layers of a Cultural Christmas and Gift Exchange

Understanding the anthropology of a cultural Christmas offers diverging perspectives on the festive holiday. More than just a distinct day in the December calendar, Christmas time illuminates cultural values that tell endless stories about our society and what we adore. … Continue reading Anthropology: Unwrapping the Layers of a Cultural Christmas and Gift Exchange

Anthropology: How Christmas Is Celebrated in Different Parts of the World

Christmas. What is it you think of when thinking about this holiday? Do you think of Christmas trees? Santa Claus? Festive decorations? Whatever it is, I can assure you the answer will differ depending on the place you live. Just … Continue reading Anthropology: How Christmas Is Celebrated in Different Parts of the World