Christmas is celebrated in Egypt by members of the Coptic Orthodox Church, who fast for the 40 days leading to Christmas which they celebrate on January 7th.
1 Coptic year; 2 Date of Christmas; 3 Date of Easter; 4 Coptic months ... This
calendar is still in use all over Egypt by farmers to keep track of the various ...
How Christmas is celebrated in Egypt and lots of other countries around the
Jun 14, 2011 ... Tour Egypt presents information about Christmas celebration in Egypt.
Coptic Christmas Day in Egypt. Many Orthodox Christians annually celebrate
Christmas Day on or near January 7 to remember Jesus Christ's birth, described
Dec 20, 2014 ... Christmas in Egypt. Tree of Christmas In December 2002, January 7 was
considered an official holiday for Christians and Muslims alike.
Although Egypt is not a Christian nation, the number of Christians in Egypt is
quite large. Christmas Day in this country is celebrated on January 7. This day is
Jan 7, 2015 ... Egyptian Coptic Christian religious leaders celebrate Christmas in the monastery
of Saint Samaan in Cairo on January 6, 2015. (AFP) ...
How Egyptians celebrate Christmas is what this page is about. Customs and
traditions of celebrating Christmas in Egypt.
CHRISTMAS in. EGYPT. Egypt is in northern Africa, bordering the Mediterranean
Sea, between Libya and the Gaza Strip. Although Egypt is not a Christian ...