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Christmas in Lisbon
The Symbols of Christmas, by José Manuel Pimenta

The Christmas Party is extremely rich in symbols. Among them are the nativity scene, the Christmas tree, the light and St. Nicholas, better known today as Santa Claus. The suggestive atmosphere of Christmas fascinates, both today and in the past, because, in a way, we sense the grandeur and simplicity of this celebration and that so many symbols [...]