To have good health throughout
the next year, eat an apple on Christmas
Christmas Eve all animals can speak. However, it
is bad luck to test this superstition.
clear star-filled sky on Christmas Eve will bring
good crops in the summer.
blowing wind on Christmas Day brings good
Ireland it is believed the gates of Heaven open at
midnight on Christmas Eve. Those who die then go
straight to Heaven.
Greece, some people burn their old shoes during
the Christmas season to prevent misfortunes in the
the Swedish countryside, from cock crow to
daybreak on Christmas morning the trolls (wicked
elves) roam about.
Devonshire, England, a girl raps at the henhouse
door on Christmas Eve. If a rooster crows, she
will marry within the year.
three year old once gave this reaction to her
Christmas dinner: "I don't like the turkey, but I
like the bread he ate."