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‘Tis the Season: Nation celebrates Christmas in style

With Christmas trees made from recycled bottles and snowmen in Mumbai, Santa comes to town.

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Visitors click groupfies in front of Santa at a mall in Chandigarh. (Source: Express photo by Sumit Malhotra)

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A performer brings smiles to the faces of underprivileged children at an event organised by NCPA in Mumbai. (Source: Express Photo by Amit Chakravarty)

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A street vendor selling caps ahead of Christmas festival in Panchkula. (Source: Express Photo by Sumit Malhotra)

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A boy bedazzled by Santa heads at a roadside shop in Pune. Several shops have cropped up in various city streets, bringing in the festive mood. (Source: Express Photo By Pavan Khengre)

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Citizens build snowmen out of cotton in Mumbai to usher in the festive season. (Source: Express Photo by Ganesh Shirsekar)

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No need to cut down trees anymore. Students of St Kabir Public School make a 11 ft Christmas tree with plastic bottles with an idea of recycling them in a unique way, at a mall in Chandigarh. (Source: Express photo by Sumit Malhotra)

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Citizens paint on a giant star in Mumbai just before Christmas eve. (Source: Express photo by Pradeep Kocharekar)

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Churches prim up as they get decorated for Christmas. (Source: Express photo by Prashant Nadkar)

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Santa Claus distributed chocolates and good wishes along the city roads of Pune at Christmas processions. (Source: Express Photo By Sandeep Daundkar)

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No reindeer sleigh? No problem. Santas move around town spreading wishes on horse carts in Panchkula. (Source: Express photo by Jaipal Singh)