12/16 – To night on Fox news they reminded us we have 20 new little stars in the sky tonight The stars that appear in the sky today are the same ones that were there two thousand years star ago. best. The wise men followed the star for weeks looking for Jesus. The wise men, themselves, were astrologers The Festival of the Star is held in Poland. Right after the Christmas Eve meal, the village priest, acts as the "Star Man" and tests the children's knowledge of religion. In Alaska, boys and girls carry a star shaped figure from house to house and sing carols in hopes of receiving treats. In Hungary a star-shaped pattern is carved in a half of an apple and is suppose to bring good luck.
In general, the Christmas star symbolizes high hopes and high ideals - hope for good fortune, hope for reaching above one self.
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