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The Legend Of Santa Claus

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Almost every festival in the world has a central figure associated with it who everyone loves. With regard to Christmas, it is the chubby and jovial Santa Claus. On the eve of Christmas, Santa arrives on his sleigh pulled by reindeers, gets inside every house through the chimney and leaves presents for children. So, every Christmas eve, children eagerly wait for Santa and wish that he brings their favourite gift.

But, what else does your child know about Santa Claus other than the fact that he distributes gifts? Leave aside your child, how much do you know?

Surprisingly, not many of us know much about Santa Claus. As we step into the Christmas season and your child's expectations begin building up, it would be a great idea to tell him about his favourite Santa.

Together with your child, flip through the pages of our ClipBook to know about Santa and Mrs Santa and other details.

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Who Is Santa Claus?

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How The North Pole Became Santa's Home

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Where Else Does Santa Live?

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Interesting Facts About Santa Claus

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Cute Santa Claus Facts Just For Kids

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How To Respond When Your Child Asks About Santa

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