Christmas lights are lights used for decoration in preparation for Christmas and
for display throughout Christmastide. The custom goes ...
Dec 13, 2009 ... The tradition of stringing electric lights may have started as a Christmas thing in
America, but now it's a global phenomenon used for all kinds ...
Each year, people around the world cut down an evergreen tree and decorate it
with lights and ornaments, but have you ever thought about how this tradition ...
Dec 21, 2012 ... Today's marvelous, over-the-top holiday light displays prove that we've come a
long way since the days of hanging candles on a tree.
Dec 22, 2015 ... Johnson didn't introduce the idea of using light to celebrate the holiday; the
tradition of making the winter festive with the light and warmth of fire ...
Dec 23, 2011 ... Recent winters have seen Christians fighting against the "War on Christmas" to
defend Nativity scenes, the real meaning behind the holiday, ...
The tradition of using small candles to light up the Christmas tree dates back to at
least the middle of the XVIIth century. However, it took two centuries for the ...
Dec 9, 2010 ... Like Bert and Ernie or pork and fennel, Christmas trees and lights were made for
each other. But how did stringing up a few hundred twinkling ...
May 16, 2012 ... With the Christianization of pagan holidays, the candle-lighting tradition was
incorporated into Christmas customs although it seems that this ...
Discover the history of the Christmas tree, from the earliest winter solstice
celebrations, to Queen Victoria and all the way to the annual lighting of the