Christmas celebrations around the world - The New Indian Express

Christmas celebrations around the world

  • An Indian school girl dressed as Santa Claus distributes sweets as others watch during Christmas and New Year celebrations in Allahabad. (AP)
  • A mother and her child selling the Santa Claus caps on the eve of Christmas at road side near Liberty circle in Hyderabad. (Express Photo by A Suresh Kumar)
  • Christian worshippers from Nigeria pray in the Grotto of the Church of Nativity traditionally believed by Christians to be the birthplace of Jesus Christ in the West Bank town of Bethlehem. Thousands of Christian worshippers and tourists arrived in Bethlehem to mark Christmas at the site many believe Jesus Christ was born. (AP)
  • A young child wearing a festive hat sleeps in a horse cart during a Christmas procession in Jammu. (AP Photo/Channi Anand)
  • Santa Claus dolls are displayed for sale at a roadside stall in Mumbai. (AP)
  • Christians attend a Christmas Mass at the Saint Marry Cathedral in Yangon, Myanmar. (AP Photo/Khin Maung Win)
  • Nita Ambani and her daughter Isha dcelebrate Christmas with underprivileged children in Mumbai. (PTI)
  • Members of Christian community celebrating Christmas at Catholic Church in Bhubaneswar. EPS
  • A giant Christmas tree is displayed as Indonesians pray during a Christmas eve service at a church in Surabaya, East Java, Indonesia. (AP Photo/Trisnadi
  • A man disguised as Santa Claus greets his dog in Mexico City. (AP)