History Channel-The Real Story of Christmas

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Christmas is one of the oldest traditions around the world. Almost every nation around the world celebrates Christmas. Some celebrate it on December 25 (Catholics), and some on January 7 (Orthodox Christians).

The Christmas tree is one of the most recognizable symbols around the world. But how it all began? Was it a pagan tradition? Or was it something else?

Behind every holiday, there is a story. So, what is the story behind Christmas? How we came to celebrate this popular holiday? This documentary tells the story of Christmas, and how the journey to celebrations began.

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