[Why do people hang Christmas stockings by the bed at Christmas? ]
What is the origin of Christmas stockings? Let us understand the origin of Christmas stockings!
According to the "Bible", saints from the East gave gifts when Jesus was born. This is the origin of the custom of Santa Claus giving gifts to children. British children put their long socks by the fireplace on Christmas Eve. It is believed that Santa Claus will come down from the chimney at night and bring them socks full of gifts.