About The Twelve Days of Christmas. The Twelve Days of Christmas is an English Christmas carol that enumerates each day by the gifts given on each of the twelve days of Christmas.
In most Western ecclesiastical traditions, "Christmas Day" is considered the "First Day of Christmas" and the Twelve Days are 25 December – 5 January, inclusive. For many Christian denominations-for example, the Anglican Communion and Lutheran Church-the Twelve Days are identical to Christmastide, but for others, .
On the first day of Christmas, My true love sent to me A partridge in a pear tree. On the second day of Christmas, My true love sent to me Tw. iew full lyrics. Saturday 12 January 2019. 1. Sunday 13 January 2019.
12 Days of Christmas. This classic Christmas song has been making kids and adults of all ages giggle with Christmas joy for years. Sometimes a challenge to sing, but once mastered, it never grows old! Our Super Simple version depicts the lyrics visually to help even the youngest of learners sing along. Flashcards (1). 12 Days Of Christmas Flashcards. Coloring Pages (1). 12 Days Of Christmas.
The lyrics to "The 12 Days of Christmas" have changed over the years. The version most people are familiar with today begins with this verse: On the first day of Christmas, my true love sent to me. A partridge in a pear tree. A popular theory that's made the internet rounds is that the lyrics to "The 12 Days of Christmas" are coded references to Christianity; it posits that the song was written to help Christians learn and pass on the tenets of their faith while avoiding persecution.
Youngsters in the Catholic families had to learn by heart the canon of their faith, contained in the song of twelve days of Christmas. This was the normal custom as any written document could cause trouble. The words were all symbolic, and "true love" as mentioned here refers to the God just as "me" refers to a baptized person. The other living beings mentioned in the song, for example, hen or geese or swan is also symbolic.
The Twelve Days of Christmas was first published in 1780 in a children’s book printed in England. The 12 Days of Christmas" is an English Christmas carol that enumerates a series of increasingly grand gifts given on each of the twelve days of Christmas.
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|A||The 12 Days Of Christmas
Arranged By – Sandford*Written-By – Trad.*
Written-By – Sandford*
- Phonographic Copyright (p) – Gull Entertainments Ltd.
- Engineer – Robert "Fingers" Parker*
- Producer – Chris Sandford
Notes℗ 1975 Gull Entertainments Ltd.
A Hobo Radio Production
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- Matrix / Runout (Label Side A): ZXDR 58538
- Matrix / Runout (Label Side B): ZXDR 58539
- Rights Society: MCPS
|GULS 26||Yin & Yan*||The 12 Days Of Christmas (7", Single)||Gull||GULS 26||New Zealand||1975|
|GULS 26||Yin and Yan||The 12 Days Of Christmas / Breakfast Conversations (7", Promo, Dem)||Gull||GULS 26||UK||1975|