As Christmas festivities come to an end, so does the presence of one of the most representative and deeply rooted symbols of the Christmas spirit, the Christmas tree. This is its correct disposal.
The beginning of any year is always an excellent time to start from scratch, achieve new goals, and consolidate new lifestyles. Yet, this is not just any year. We are faced with the opportunity to start a change that will allow us to stay relevant.
Most calendars in the world have to do with the orbital motion of the Earth around the Sun. The date was established in the Gregorian calendar, established by Pope Gregory XIII in 1582. Kiribati and American Samoa are the first and last places, respectively, to welcome the new year.
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It is recorded that Mexican Christmas has more than 30 traditions that begin on December 12, the feast of La Guadalupana (the Virgin of Guadalupe), and end on January 6 with the Epiphany or the arrival of the Magi.
Its meaning has not changed: the birth of Jesus is remembered. The first reference to a Christmas banquet was in 379, in Constantinople. The Mexican contributions to this holiday include the after-dinner parties and the turkey.
The Christmas tree produced in Mexico provides us with environmental services from its growth to its final transformation. Get to know more.
From the Christmas posadas to the debate over the date of Jesus' birth and the existence of the star of Bethlehem, here's what you should know.
Throughout more than 500 years, the Christmas carol has been modified and adapted to the various customs practiced. Here's what happened.
The cuetlaxóchitl flower is an essential ornament for homes, offices, stores and public spaces in December parties of all latitudes.