16 December, 2021
December 18th, 2021 – 35 Interesting Christmas Facts to Impress Your Friends and Family
35 Interesting Christmas Facts to Impress Your Friends and Family
For those of us who are a little out practice when it comes to dinner table conversation or you need to redirect the topic away from controversial fare, these Christmas facts will come to your rescue. You can also use them to spice up your annual Christmas letter, give your social media posts some flare, or study up for holiday-themed trivia night. It’s likely not news to anyone that there’s a lot more to Christmas than giving and receiving gifts (although we’ve got great 2021 gift ideas too!), wearing festive Christmas sweaters and decking the halls with Christmas decorations that make your abode look like Santa’s workshop. It’s an age-old celebration with centuries of tradition and deep symbolism behind virtually every aspect of the holiday.
From the religious elements you may already enjoy every year to pagan origins and some factoids that are just purely entertaining, even the holly jolliest Christmas fans will learn something from this list. There’s a little something that touches on every aspect of the holiday. Take a few moments out from the breakneck pace of the holiday season, grab a Christmas cookie and check this list twice.
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