Christmas 2022: All That You Should Know About Jolly Old Man in Red, Santa Claus
Jingle bells, jingle bells, jingle all the way! Wishing you a merry Christmas and a wonderful and blessed day!
December 25 is annually observed as Christmas to commemorate the birth of Jesus Christ. The festival is a religious and cultural celebration of gifts, carols, lights, and decorations among billions of people around the world. It is observed as a public holiday in many countries celebrated religiously by majority of Christians as well as culturally by many non-Christians. Ahead of Christmas, here’s all that you should know about the jolly good fellow, Santa Claus.
1. Santa Claus, also known as Saint Nicholas, Father Claus, or simply Santa, is an iconic and legendary character originating in the Western Christian Culture. He is an old man in a red suit with white beard, who is said to bring gifts and goodies for children all over the world on Christmas Eve.
2. As per the legends, Santa Claus resides at the North Pole with his wife, Mrs. Claus, flying reindeer who pull his sleigh through the air. He is said to receive letters from children requesting their favorite gifts. He is commonly portrayed as laughing in a way that sounds like “Ho Ho Ho”.
3. Santa Claus is always energetic and spirited comes through the snow as imagined in the classic Christmas Carol song. Santa’s joy comes from making other people happy. He doesn’t expect anything in return and honestly Christmas Holidays are incomplete without him.