Here’s an article from serenataflowers.com about 5 interestingly weird Christmas traditions you might not have heard about. For example, German children are warned not to misbehave or receive a visit from Father Krampus. Krampus kidnaps children on December 6th and takes them away to his lair. Very christmassy indeed.
To read the full list, click the link below; http://www.serenataflowers.com/pollennation/5-christmas-traditions/?lid=outbrain_blog
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