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I’m Agnostic but Christmas Is My Favourite Holiday

For many people, Christmas is no longer a religious celebration.

Photo by Jonathan Borba from Pexels

The smell of frankincense fills the air as my grandmother burns the resins to cleanse our home from evil. It’s Christmas eve and this old, Orthodox Christian tradition has become a part of our annual celebration.

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Stela G.

Stela G.

Freelance writer, former journalist, international law graduate, first-gen immigrant based in Yorkshire