Christmas Symbols



By Christmas symbols we mean the various objects that bring the remembrance of deep convictions related to Christianity. And there are numerous such symbols in Christianity that serves the purpose. Many Christmas emblems convey different religious messages that actually Jesus Christ wanted to convey to the mankind.

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Christmas Poinsettia

Christmas Poinsettia is a crimson flower that was brought to Mexico by Joel R. Poinsett in the early 19th century from USA, its indigenously native country. Poinsett was overly enamored by the bright hue of the flowers that opened wide with large pointed petals. Also, the noticeable shape of the flowers that wrapped the massive bunch of dark green leaves attracted Poinsett to a large extent. Because of this initiation of Poinsett, the flower received its name as Christmas Poinsettia and was happily welcomed by the people of Mexico. Since then, the eminence of the flower mounted and the flower very soon made its mention in various popular folklores

Poinsettia
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Christmas Rosemary

Apart from Myrrh, Christmas rose, Mistletoe and Frankincense, there is another plant called Christmas Rosemary that is in no case behind the above-mentioned popular herbs associated with Christmas. And all these plants and flowers hold the spiritual aspect of Christianity. They come under the worship of Christians because the Lord Christ honored them. Some became the souvenirs of love for Christ while some gained their holy status because of they came in close physical contact with Christ. Among such plants comes the name of Rosemary of Christmas.


Rosemary
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Christmas Star

The Christmas star in the entire Christian religion is considered to be of enormous significance. According to the biblical information, the Jesus Star is that symbol, which marked the birth of Jesus Christ. It appeared for the first time on the auspicious day when the Messiah arrived on earth. It is a general belief that as soon as the Jesus Star made visible in the night sky, the three great followers of Lord Jesus understood that their path shower had made His way into this world. So, in order to have a glimpse of the divine figure of little Christ, the three wise men including Magi turned their way towards Jerusalem. And throughout their journey, it was the Star of Christmas that guided them to reach the destination.


Christmas Star
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Christmas Stockings

No matter how many gifts one receives on Christmas the real excitement lies in the bags from where the gifts suddenly emerge. And those secret containers are referred as Christmas stockings. They appear like the socks that we wear and differ in shapes, sizes and patterns. The enchanting outside decoration very suitably resembles the internal elements. And such a makeup of stockings is deliberately done because it shows that the gifts stuffed inside are as fabulous as the good-looking stocking.


Christmas Stockings
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Christmas Wreaths

Christmas wreaths are those fine creations that add an extra oomph to our adornments for Christmas and turn our jubilation an affair to remember forever. Since all of us seem to be in a pure mood of vacations, we get ample time to think over how to make our merriment holiday the best of any other holidays. And to fulfill our wishes, there exist lots of holiday wreaths that fill the Christmas decoration accessory shops very nearby our residential places.

Christmas wreaths
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Christmas Decorations