well, im Muslim, but from my point of view, it is about bringing family together and just celebrating a good holiday. and i feel like the gift idea is not so smart, it should be with no gifts, its ruining the point. but hey, im Muslim, so i mean, maybe im not the best person to give advice on this topic
Christmas is basically the Christian celebration of the birth of Jesus Christ, who is believed to be the Son of God, and also the savior of all people. With the birth of Christ, Christianity in essence begins; thus, Christmas also commemorates the beginning of Christianity.