08 Apr '12, 9am

Happy Easter! 4 Traditional Ways To Celebrate! | Care2 Causes

Happy Easter! 4 Traditional Ways To Celebrate! | Care2 Causes

Happy Easter! For Christians, Easter Day is one of the most important days of the year, two days after Good Friday, but this festival existed long before the advent of Christianity. It is on March 21, the vernal equinox, that night and day stand in perfect balance, with light on the increase. It is a time of great fertility, new growth, and newborn animals, and was celebrated as such by Celtic religions , long before Christianity arrived on the scene. Following the vernal equinox, the next full moon is called the Ostara and is sacred to Eostre, the Saxon Lunar Goddess of fertility. From this come both the word estrogen, whose two symbols were the egg and the rabbit, and the word Easter. Christians Adopted Pagan Emblems For Easter As they did with many other already-existing festivals, Christianity adopted these emblems for Easter, which is indeed celebrated on the first Su...

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care2.com 08 Apr '12, 4pm

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Easter, Rebirth, and Personal Growth

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care2.com 08 Apr '12, 1pm

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