In ancient winter solstice celebrated by lighting candle so that spring would come soon. A earliest records says candles being used at Christmas is from the middle ages ver large candle was used to represent the star of Bethlehem. Christ is also known as “The Light of the World” by Christianity. The candles are used during Hanukkah Jewish Festivals of lights it is celebrated during winter also perhaps the most famous use of candles at Christmas Candlelight Services. These are services when the church is only lit by candles.
Candles were also originally used to decorate Christmas trees until safer electric lights were invented. In some parts of Ireland, it was traditional to have a Yule candle instead of a Yule Log.
In Southern region, Christians often put small oil burning clay lamps on the flat roofs of their homes to celebrate Christmas. In China christens use paper lanterns to decorate their Christmas trees. In St. Lucia’s or St. Lucy’s Candles are also used as part of the celebrations in Sweden.
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