Merry Christmas in Pakistan
Christmas is a main annual religious festival of Christians all around the world and it has celebrated by billions of people on 25 December each year. In Pakistan, 15 million Christians celebrate Christmas in around 10,000 churches. 25 December is an official public holiday in memory of Jinnah. Christians celebrate this festival with peace and most of the people share gifts and give happiness to others. Simply, churches are decorated by lights and also the people try to decorate their homes and streets by different things therefore, they easily enjoy the whole festival with happiness.
Christmas Celebration in Karachi, Islamabad, Lahore
Christmas traditions are different everywhere, especially the people of Karachi, Islamabad, Lahore and other cites of Pakistan are well charming and friendly that’s why each of them celebrate the whole day with joy and happiness. In Pakistan, Santa Claus is known as Christmas Baba. The areas of Christians has been decorated by Christmas trees, crib, stars and lights. The houses are decorated by different beautiful things and stars. People do dance, sing, exchange presents, fireworks and enjoy the whole night of Christmas Eve.
Christmas Peace Train Launches by Pakistan Railway
This year Pakistan railway has launched the Christmas Peace Train that is going in different cities to aware people about the festival of Christmas and share different things. The train is decorated by different things and people go to see the whole train. The main idea of this train is to give a peace message between Muslims and Christians. It’s a first time when Pakistan Government allows it and people like to see this beautiful message of Christmas Train.