DragonKing Dark - What is the Origin of Christmas - What is the origin of Christmas


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This week around the world, whether secular or religious, many in the world will celebrate Christmas. What are the real origins of Christmas? Is December 25th really Jesus birthday? Is Christmas a re-appropriated pagan holiday? Is it a modern creation? What about Santa Claus? Kris Kringle? St. Nicholas? Why the Christmas tree? This week on DragonKing Dark we will examine the origins of the Christmas symbols and when, where, and how Christmas became what it is today. Patreons get an extended version of the show and this episode we dive deep into Biblical literature. Real deep.

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