The most common aim of country is to spread the fraternity and friendship among each other and hence every country tries to maintain that relation with neighboring countries. They also encourage the people in the country to explore the communication skills for understanding the traditions and customs of the other religion. The festival of Christmas is celebrated in all the parts of the community even if you belong to Christianity or not.
Festivals are celebrated with great enjoyment in India. The festivals of all the religion is celebrated with great enthusiasm. The December month starts with the season of Christmas and also with the hope of the small trip. 25th December is celebrated as a Christmas day and also a national holiday. Even schools have leave on these days by giving a small winter break to them.
The two main reasons to celebrate this festival is the birth of Jesus Christ and the other is welcoming the New Year. The last festival of the year is Christmas. This festival is celebrated by both Christians and non Christians. Both of them equally participate in celebrating this occasion with full enthusiasm. The houses are also decorated in traditional and old ways.
The festival of Christmas in India is celebrated with great style. The houses are been decorated well in advance and adorned with beautiful lights. People start buying new clothes and buy gifts for their relatives and friends. Even Christmas delights like plum cakes, pastries, pudding and pies are made for friends and family. The Christmas tree is bedecked and is being set up at houses. And even gifts are arranged for everyone. Special midnight masses are held in the church and even these churches are beautifully decorated.
At homes, church and shopping malls some nativity scenes are been set up. The visit of Santa Claus visit is most awaited by the children. They hang up the socks and hope to get some expected surprise gift. At places like shopping malls and gift stores, a person dress like Santa clause share gifts and distribute chocolate among the children. Christmas parties are also held in winter break.
The peak time for tourism and travel in India is winter. The busiest time in India is the Christmas week. The hotels and tour agents are busy in this season. The most preferred location to visit this season is Goa. In Goa, people look forward for the festival which is full of music, tasty food and dance.
The other popular destinations during these Christmas days are the hill station in India. The Christmas can be celebrated with great fun if the tourist is lucky enough to visit this place in Christmas week. Hotels also offer some special packages for the tourist during Christmas. They even organize the special events for the tourist so that the guest feels good while celebrating this festival. Some of the popular hill station in India is Shimla, Darjeeling, Kodaikanal, and Ooty. Christmas is celebrated with full joy in this hill station.