Christmas Wreaths and decorations on front doors in Greenwich Village.
The tradition of hanging wreath during Christmas is essentially a Catholic ritual. This is done during the Christmas season, traditionally used to prepare for the coming of Christ, alson known aa the Advent season in Christianity. Traditionally, the Christmas wreaths were made of evergreen leaves, which are still symbolize the permanence of life.
A traditional wreath is a circle, which means that there is no beginning or end and that God is eternal.