How different cultures celebrate Christmas around the world


Many countries and cultures celebrate Christmas in different and some times unusual, or  traditional ways. That is why Christmas celebrations vary from one place to another. For some Christmas is not about turkey and carols. In this article we have collected some of the most interesting Christmas traditions from all around the world. Let’s take a look at how different cultures celebrate Christmas.

Russia and other Slavic Countries

Russia and other Slavic Countries
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In many Slavic cultures there is no Santa Claus or Father Christmas. Instead there is Grandfather Frost or Ded Moroz and his granddaughter Snow Maiden or Snegurochka. Like Santa Claus, Grandfather Frost also delivers presents. However, he doesn’t sneak into the house through chimneys, but brings them in person.


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