Winter holidays around the world other than Christmas
Scores of other cultures celebrate differently
While millions of people might be gathering around the Christmas tree this holiday season, it isn't the only cultural celebration during the darkest days of winter. Many religions and agnostic traditionalists practice multiple forms of observance during the winter months.
Here are all the major holidays around the world that aren't Christmas.
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