December 2023 Events and Celebrations
The year is finally coming to a close and people are eager to ring in the new year with renewed aspirations. Winter in the Northern Hemisphere is in full swing, and now everything is getting wrapped up in the Christmas spirit—the biggest holiday of the season.
About the month of December
The entire month revolves around shopping, Christmas movies, coziness and togetherness with family. People tend to get more reflective this month as they think of the year that just passed.
The month of December also includes important days like Hanukkah and St Stephen’s Day that spread celebration spirit all around. The name of the month is derived from the Latin word Decem which means ten, and the birthstone of this month is blue turquoise which signifies strength and healing—appropriate for many as they prepare to leave the year start anew.