Easter, this is another major festival of Christians which is celebrated on the third day of Good Friday ie Sunday. It is believed that on this day the reincarnation of the Jesus Christ and he once again lived with his disciples, but for just 40 days, after that, he had gone to heaven for eternity. That is why Easter is also called the Resurrection Day or Resurrection Sunday. This time Easter is on 1st April. This Sunday is special.
In fact, according to the Christian religion, on the third day of his being hanged on the cross, Jesus was resurrected on this day. On this occasion, people celebrate Easter Day or Easter Sunday. Traditionally this festival lasts for 40 days, which ends on Easter Sunday.
On the Good Friday, people mourn, while the joy of his resurrection on Easter is celebrated. On Easter day people light candles in churches and houses.
What Are Easter Eggs?
However, many types of dishes are made on Easter day, but in all these, Easter Egg has its own special place. There is a lot of enthusiasm among the children for the delicious chocolate eggs. It is made of egg-shaped chocolate which is hollow from the inside. Easter Eggs are indicative of the tomb of Jesus Christ.
What is the story of Easter Bunny?
Like Christmas Day, where children are waiting for Santa Claus, similarly on Easter eve, children look forward to Easter Bunny. In modern times, Easter Egg has been transformed into a commodity which is delivered Easter Bunny to the people. There is no mention of this Easter Bunny in the Bible. It is said that this ritual was originated from Germany.
Here are few Wishes, Quotes for Easter Sunday 2018:
- May the Lord bless your home with happiness and unwavering faith this Easter!
- Let’s rejoice in Jesus on resurrection day! Have a blessed Easter!
- The Lord came to earth with a life to give, so each one of us may continue to live. Happy Easter!
- Easter is more than just eggs and candy. It is also about peace, love, and family.
- May the Lord bless your home with happiness and unwavering faith this Easter.