Easter Day

Easter is the culmination of the Passion of Jesus, a 40-day period of prayer and religious celebrations according to Christan religion. It is a festival and holiday commemorating the resurrection of Jesus from the dead, described in the New Testament.

Christians refer to the week before Easter as "Holy Week". It doesn't fall on a fixed day since following the cycle of the Sun. 

Easter is linked to the Jewish Passover by much of its symbolism, as well as by its position in the calendar.  The Easter lily is a symbol of the resurrection and traditionally decorates churces on this day.[Additional customs having become associated with Easter are egg hunting and the Easter bunny. There are also  different typical traditional Easter foods vaying regionally.

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Created by Andrea Poidomani