Jammu Kashmir

Christmas celebrated with religious fervour in Srinagar

Punjab Tribune Bureau | December 25, 2021 04:22 PM

SRINAGAR: Like the rest of the world, the Christmas was celebrated on Saturday with religious gaiety and fervour in Srinagar wherein worshippers prayed for the peace of the Valley. 

Braving the bone chilling cold of Chillia Kalan, harshest 40-day winter period in Kashmir, the worshippers gathered at the Holy Catholic Church Srinagar to celebrate the birth anniversary of Jesus Christ.

The church was decorated with colourful buntings and balloons and wore a festive look.

Reports said at Holy Family Catholic Church at Maulan Azad Road, many of Christians including children and women assembled to celebrate the birthday of Christ (A.S) and participated in special prayers.

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