Christmas lights are lights used for decoration in preparation for Christmas and
for display throughout Christmastide. The custom goes ...
Christmas lights have come a long way since their inception in the 17th century.
They are a Christmas tradition that has strongly withstood time; outdoor ...
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 ...
But it would take almost forty years for electric Christmas lights to become the
tradition that we all know and love. Before electric Christmas lights, families
Dec 5, 2014 ... The tradition of lighting the darkness goes from Norse celebrations to digital light
We tend to think of Christmas-season traditions as ancient, but most of them are
rather recent, born in the 19th century. “A Visit From St. Nicholas” was published
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 ...
May 16, 2012 ... With the Christianization of pagan holidays, the candle-lighting tradition was
incorporated into Christmas customs although it seems that this ...
Dec 19, 2014 ... Edward Hibberd Johnson not only added flash and color to Christmas trees when
he introduced electric lights in 1882, he saved lives in the ...
Dec 23, 2011 ... Centuries earlier, Christians put together many Christmas traditions as it's
practiced today by co-opting ideas from their pagan neighbors.