God Jul! [Merry Christmas!]


Subject:
Christmas , Holidays & Observances , Holidays and Observances Individually , Candles , Children's Resources & Activities , Regional Customs , Saints' Days

Description:
This page contains an overview of Christmas activities in Sweden, including Advent, St. Lucia's Day (the oldest daughter wears a wreath and candles on her head while serving saffron buns and coffee), Christmas Eve (children set out porridge for the Jultomten, the Christmas gnome, who leaves them presents), Christmas Day, and St. Stephen's Day (for the patron saint of animals). Includes directions for making a St. Lucia wreath.

Publisher:
Bry-Back Manor

Language:
English

Source:
http://www.bry-backmanor.org/holidayfun/sweden.html


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