Thousands of Roman Catholics live in India's major cities, including the cosmopolitan city of Mumbai, Goa, and Delhi, to name a few. As a result, midnight mass is regarded an essential aspect of India's great Christmas celebration. Everyone in the family gathers and walks to the church to participate in the mass.
Thousands of Roman Catholics live in India's major cities, including the major city of Maharashtra like Mumbai. As a result, midnight mass is regarded an essential aspect of India's great Christmas celebration. Everyone in the family gathers and walks to the church to participate in the mass.
Following this, the attendees in the mass consume a massive Christmas feast of delectable dishes. The midnight mass concludes with the exchanging of carefully wrapped gifts. Churches are lavishly decked for this day with Christmas decorations such as Poinsettia flowers, scented candles, and shimmering lights.
With dazzling lights, traditional tree décor, and Christmas songs playing nonstop, India is converted into an incredible Christmas wonderland. Here's a joyful preview of the Indian Christmas Celebration.
What Are People Doing? :
Many Christians celebrate Christmas Day by attending special church services, spending time with family members, dressing up in new clothes, and eating a festive meal. Some families exchange gifts, while others offer little trinkets or sweets to children.
They may use banana or mango leaves to decorate their homes and showcase little electric light or little clay oil-burning lamps. Some people may put up a nativity scene or a Christmas tree. In India, Christmas trees are typically imitation pine trees or branches of native trees or plants.Some retailers and malls may put up Christmas decorations and actors dressed as Santa Claus. Christmas celebrations in tourist destinations and hotels may be arranged to mimic how Christmas Day is celebrated in the nations from which visitors and travellers come.On Christmas Day, all federal, state, and local government offices, as well as post offices and banks, have holiday for celebrating Christmas . Christian establishments, businesses, and other organisations may be closed or have limited hours of operation. Those planning to take public transportation on the day should check with local transportation authorities to confirm schedules.
Decoration of Christmas Tree :
Oil burners with little electric lights
Decorated with banana or mango leaves.
Artificial pine trees or branches of native trees and bushes decked out with Christmas ornaments
Nativity scenes comprised of miniature clay figures.
Santa Claus statues or actors portraying Santa Claus.