Christmas is an annual festival, that is celebrated in remembrance of the Jesus Christ’s birth on 25th of Dec. The trend of Christmas started in 336. It’s a day of religious and cultural celebrations for billions of people all over the world. Christmas begins with the Christmas Eve that is held on 24th of Dec. Christians take Christmas as religious celebrations so, they start their day by visiting Church where they pray and sing Christmas trivia songs. After that they greet each other for this day. There is a family get together and the most interesting part of this family get-together is when they play different Christmas games that include Christmas trivia question and Answer fun game, Christmas trivia jeopardy questions and Christmas quizzes, In which all the family members team up into two teams and answer the Christmas trivia Questions one by one. The team that gives more correct answers is declared as the winning team. This article has lots of interesting and knowledgeable Christmas trivia questions that can be used while playing these games on Christmas Eve
History of Christmas
Why is Christmas observed?
Christmas means a lot to Christians; as they believe that it was the day when Jesus (son of God) came into the world; to guide them toward the right path. The day of Christ’s birth is not know although people have imagined 25th of Dec to be the day when Jesus was born. Some Christians say that it was 25th of March when Mary (Mother of Jesus) came to know that she was expecting a baby (Jesus) so after 9 months 25th of Dec was imagined as the day when Jesus’ was born.
How is Christmas celebrated all over the world?
Every country has their own customs and traditions so the people belonging to each country celebrate Christmas differently. Decorating Christmas tree is one of the most popular traditions that are adopted by almost every country around the world. Cities are decorated with different lights to welcome the Christmas. Some people start their day by visiting Church where they pray and sing Christmas trivia songs. After that they greet each other for this day, there is a family get together, some people go for shopping, exchange presents, Some plan lunch or dinner with their friends, and Kids wait desperately for Santa Claus to arrive. The most interesting part of family get-together is when they play different Christmas games that include Christmas trivia question and Answer fun game, Christmas trivia jeopardy questions and Christmas quizzes, In which all the family members team up into two teams and answer the Christmas trivia Questions one by one the team that gives more correct, answer is declared as the winning team.
Christmas Trivia and superstitions
There are many superstitious beliefs associated with Christmas trivia.
Some people believe that eating Mincemeat pies on Christmas Eve is associated directly with the good luck that you will have in the coming year. Cutting the pies is considered as not good for your luck.
Some superstitions believe that the Yule log for the fireplace should be big enough so that it keeps on burning whole night otherwise is will bring a bad luck for the upcoming year. (Some people sit around the fire and tell scary stories to one another.
The one who is first to open the door on Christmas morning have to say “Welcome Father Christmas” to welcome the good luck and so let the bad spirits escape.
Every member in the house has to stir the plum pudding three times and with each turn has to make a wish. If one who is Un-Married will miss this tradition will miss a chance to find their spouse in the coming year.
There is a tradition of going into People’s house and singing charismas trivia Carols for them. There is a superstitious belief regarding this tradition that if you will return the carolers without some present, bad luck is waiting for you.
Christmas Trivia Facts
Here are some interesting and funny Christmas trivia facts that you people didn’t know earlier.
Jingle bell was not a Christmas Carol it was a thanksgiving song
The actual birthday of Jesus is still not known.
Christmas was declared as a federal holiday in U.S in June 1870.
Earlier fruits and nuts were used to decorate the Christmas tree.
In 1895 people started decorating Christmas tree with electric lights.
Pig’s head was served with Mustard in a Christmas traditional dinner in England many years ago.
There are two Islands in the world having name “Christmas”.
The tallest Christmas tree has height of 221 feet
Santa has 4 other names St. Nicholas, Father Christmas, Grandfather Frost and Kris Kringle.
S has three towns that are named after Santa Claus.
Christmas Trivia Questions and Answers for Kids
Kids will take more interest in getting knowledge about Christmas trivia if parents will make a tradition of giving present to children covered in different layers of gift wraps. Each layer has a secret question in it and with each layer, the question becomes more difficult and children can’t uncover the other layer until they haven’t answered the previous question. This will develop more interest in children to answer the Christmas trivia questions more accurately. Here is a list of some Christmas trivia questions for kids that will surely help you out!
Q: When is Christmas celebrated all over the world?
Here is a list of Christmas movie questions for you guys that you can ask one another while having a coffee or cup of tea on Christmas Eve. You can also make Christmas Movie quizzes out of these questions.
Q: Who was the director of “It’s A Wonderful Life”?