Most awaited 25th of December, the birth of Jesus Christ is a day of cheer for all Christian Community of Mumbai, which is also declared as Christmas Holiday.In Mumbai christmas celebrate with lot of Joy & Merry making. Attending church services. Christmas Means “Christ” + “Mass”, i.e Mass celebrations of Lord Jesus Christ.In Mumbai Have a group of carols singing going to all the members of the chruch and playing Instrumental numbers and singing christmas carols songs .In Maharashtra, Christmas too is celebrated in the same spirits the way Diwali is. But the only difference is that the celebration is in small number as compared to Diwali. But yet, Christmas Celebrations too are enjoyed with Great Spirit and that what shows how diversified culture and religions still play essential elements in Maharashtra. Mumbai is a best place to enjoy metropolitan community which enhances the cheers of any festival and so do Christian People and Others like Gujaratis, Muslims people who are friends and Society Members wishes Christians saying “Happy Christmas” or “Merry Christmas” and enjoys the Birthday treat of Jesus with cakes and wines with Dance and lots of Fun with Santa claus.The street side stalls display many decorations and Santa outfits for children. Many shops have their own Santa Claus, who distributes sweets and small gifts to the kids visiting their shop. Sledges with reindeers are constructed outside the malls along with a beautiful Christmas Tree which adds to the beauty.In Mumbai Decorate the house with Christmas Tree and another Decorations. Children love to recieve christmas gifts thinking that santa clause had come the previous nite to their place n kept for them gifts. Most people also looks for a big bash on 31st of December to be well celebrated with Christmas day for Fun, Dance and Late night hangouts.In Mumbai Prepare many variety of sweet such as Chaklis, Nauries, Kal Kal. Flowers, Cakes, Walnut Sweets etc.
Most of the Discos are Jamm packed on Christmas and 31st Nights.Christmas 2010 as usual falls on the 25th December 2010, which is an official gazetted holiday for Indians. Christmas is joyfully celebrated by all the Christians who live in Maharashtra and other states of India. Annually Christmas is held on 25th December and India like any other country. Christmas is celebrated with great spirits all over Mumbai, other than Maharashtra. Lots of Socials are arranged in Discos and In Open to enjoy with lots of crowd.Christmas Celebration in Mumbai is conducted with great spirits. Christians living in Mumbai attend the special Church Services, sing carols on the midnight of 24th December, have fest with their family and share Christmas sweets with their relatives and neighbors. Families exchange gifts with their family members and friends. A beautiful Christmas Tree along with the Christmas Star lit the house during Christmas. Most of the government and institutions enjoy holiday on 25th December. Local post offices and Banks too are closed on 25th December 2010.
Decoration Pictures of Christmas are worth to be taken in Most Places of Mumbai like, Santacruz, Colaba, Vile Parle, Mahim Church and Bandras Mount merry which is where most of Christian community resides from centuries. Vasai and Virar Christmas celebration is also well known as lots of people staying inside Bassein Gaon (Village) are Christians.Churches and Convent Schools are decorated with lights which form an essential part of Christmas. Convent Schools observe a 10 days holidays during Christmas.
Christmas decoration Materials can be Majorly found at Most of Famous Archies Shops and Shopping Malls in Mumbai which are Decorated as very well for every occasions.Along with the Convent Schools, many other English Medium Schools and International Schools too participate in Christmas Celebration in Mumbai with great enthusiasm. Also when in Mumbai market one can see lots of small shops having decoration materials for Christmas in latest varieties like Christmas Greetings, Wall hangings and Balloons etc.Tall Christmas Tree is decorated within the school campus and children from all religion try their hand on decorating Christmas Tree and the school area. During Christmas, the shops and malls are decorated with beautiful and glittering decorations. Many roads in Mumbai, like the Hill Road at Bandra celebrate Christmas in a joyful manner. The whole road is lit up with colorful lights and decorations.
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