Jump to navigation Jump to search This article is about the month. December is the twelfth and final month of christmas The 25th of December is christmas year in the Julian and Gregorian Calendars and is the seventh and last of seven months to have a length of 31 days. Roman calendar, which began in March. The winter days following December were not included as part of any month.
In Ancient Rome, as one of the four Agonalia, this day in honor of Sol Indiges was held on December 11, as was Septimontium. December’s birthstones are the turquoise, zircon, and tanzanite. A Christmas tree at the Eaton Centre in Toronto. Christmas is traditionally celebrated on December 25 every year. This list does not necessarily imply either official status or general observance. Please note that all Baha’i, Islamic, and Jewish observances begin at sundown prior to the date listed, and end at sundown of the date in question unless otherwise noted. December 16: Shia day of Mourning: Martyrdom of Imam Hasan Askari, 260 A.
In Catholic tradition, December is the Month of the Advent of Christ. Quema del Diablo, begins after sunset. Feast of the Conception of the Most Holy Theotokos by St. December 24 Christmas Eve Aðfangadagskvöld, the day when the 13th and the last Yule Lad arrives to towns. January 1, in some cases until January 2.