It is one of the most crucial Christian festivals. It shows how God comes to His people and reveals His salvation to the world. Epiphany comes from the Greek word "epiphaneia" that means "manifestation" or "appearance". This day falls on 6th January every year or on the Sunday that falls between 2nd January and 8th January in some counties.
It an ancient Christian festival and is important in a number of ways. The Epiphany celebrates the baptism of Jesus by John the Baptist in the River Jordan in some region. This day also celebrates birth of Jesus. In some other region, this day refers to the visit of the magi (wise men) to the infant Jesus when God revealed himself to the world through the manifestation of Jesus. White is the traditional color for Epiphany. It signifies holiness, purity and peace.