Are Bunnies and Eggs All About Easter?
Some people think Easter is all about candy,bunnies,and presents but what is it really about? Read this Tackk to find out.
What is Easter? Easter is a special holiday that we celebrate. It's the day Jesus raised from the dead from his crucifixion. Jesus was crucified because people thought he was too powerful to rule. Jesus died in Jerusalem which is located in Israel.
Why Is Easter Celebrated?
Why is Easter celebrated? We may ask. Easter is celebrated because whenever Jesus died, he died for our sins. Why did he die for our sins people might ask well here's a link to figure out.
How do Different Religions Celebrate Easter?
Some people enjoy celebrating Easter by going Eater egg hunting, getting Easter baskets filled with candy and presents,and some celebrate with a dinner. Different religions may celebrate differently. Like Catholics, they celebrate ash Wednesday. They wipe ash on their foreheads and they give up something that would be hard to give up.
Where did the Word Easter Come From?
The word Easter came from the Greek origin. Another word for Easter is Pash or Resurrection Sunday.
How did Bunnies, Eggs, and Candy become associated with Easter?
The Easter Bunnies go back to about 1500-1600. There was a legend that the bunny would lay eggs and hide them in the gardens.The legend moved to the United States in 1700 when the Germans immigrated.