About Easter Day
Easter is a festival which celebrates the resurrection of Jesus Christ from the dead which happened on the third day of his burial after his crucifixion by the Romans in 30AD. Easter is also known as the Pasch or Resurrection Sunday. That’s why Easter Day is always celebrated on Sundays every year but not on the same date. It’s a moveable feast. This year Easter Day 2016 will be celebrated on 27th March 2016. The week before the Easter Day is called the Holy Week where different days are celebrated having different connotations.
The Friday in the Holy Week is called Good Friday which commemorates the crucifixion and death of Jesus. Easter is a significant day in the history of Christianity and is celebrated throughout the countries with zeal and excitement. People go to church to offer prayers to Lord Jesus on Easter Day.
About Easter Eggs
Easter Day and Holly Week are celebrated with Easter Eggs. Easter eggs, also called Paschal eggs which are decorated eggs that are given to celebrate Easter. As such, Easter eggs are common during the season of Easter. The oldest tradition is to use dyed and painted chicken eggs, but a modern custom is to substitute chocolate eggs, or plastic eggs filled with confectionery such as chocolate. People give these Easter Eggs filled with chocolates and confectionary items to kids to add on the enjoyment of Easter day. Some people even decorate their houses with these Easter Eggs.
Making Easter Day 2016 a special Day!
Easter Day is celebrated every year and the preparations start in the Holy Week. To make this Holy Week and Easter Day 2016 more special for you and your loved ones let’s celebrate this festival with lot of Holy wishes. We bring you some beautiful ideas that can rock your Easter Day 2016:
- Easter Day 2016 Quotations: The beautiful Easter Day 2016 Quotations that you will not just enjoy reading but can also be downloaded for free and sent to your loved ones . These Quotations can be used on Easter Cards and can be used as greetings.
- Happy Easter Day 2016 Images: This Easter Day 2016 send your near ones b Greeting Cards which are full of love and you can use our Happy Easter Day 2016 Images on these Greeting cards.
- Happy Easter Day 2016 Wallpapers: Wallpapers are always the best way to make you feel festive in the festival time. So, go on and download our free Happy Easter Day 2016 Wallpapers and be in the festive mood.
- Happy Easter Day 2016 Wishes: The feel of festival starts when wishes start pouring in. Well, we have worked on Happy Easter Day 2016 Wishes for you which can be downloaded for free and sent to all your near and dear ones. So start feeling festive.
To make Happy Easter Day 2016 more profound and meaningful, you can use the above ideas and let your loved ones know just how much they mean to you this Easter Day 2016. Send your warmest Easter messages to your family and friend this coming Easter. Please give your valuable suggestions and ideas about how you plan to celebrate Happy Easter Day 2016, may be our other readers also find your ideas useful and they can use them too.