ISLAMABAD: Christians in the country and across the globe are celebrating Christmas Day, with festivity and religious zeal.
The celebrations began on Christmas eve with prayer services of midnight mass in the churches. The festivities include distributing gifts among children, singing hymns, prayers, and attending Mass.
Christians would offer special prayers, and decorate Christmas trees at homes and places of worship.
In Pakistan, Christmas preparations are in full swing. Christmas trees have been built and the churches have been illuminated with special lights.
Members of the Christian community living in the twin cities have also decorated their homes and streets with Christmas trees, wreaths, garlands, ornaments, tableware, lights, stockings etc.
Gifts are also kept besides Christmas trees for children.