Day 11: Festive Facts about Christmas

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Resultat d'imatges de curious facts about xmas

The Germans made the first artificial Christmas trees out of dyed goose feathers.

Christmas trees usually grow for about 15 years before they are sold.

According to the Guinness world records, the tallest Christmas tree ever cut was a 221-foot Douglas fir that was displayed in 1950 at the Northgate Shopping Center in Seattle, Washington.

A Yule log is an enormous log that is typically burned during the Twelve Days of Christmas (December 25-January 6). Some scholars suggest that the word yule means “revolution” or “wheel,” which symbolizes the cyclical return of the sun. A burning log or its charred remains is said to offer health, fertility, and luck as well as the ability to ward off evil spirits.

During the Christmas season, nearly 28 sets of LEGO are sold every second.

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Fun Facts on Christmas for kids

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