Origin of Easter
160301 Easter is the Christian celebration of the resurrection of Jesus Christ.
160302 One of Jesus’ disciples betrayed him.
160303 Jesus was killed by being nailed to a cross.
160304 Jesus came back to life and left his tomb empty.
Customs of Easter
160307 People like decorating Easter eggs.
160308 The Easter bunny is believed to deliver Easter eggs to people.
160309 At Easter, children receive a lot of egg-shaped chocolate in a decorated basket.
160310 The Easter bunny will be rewarded with carrots after delivering the eggs.
160311 On Good Friday, Christian people will attend a church service.
Easter Celebrations around the World
160314 In Spain, people like dressing in characteristic robes at Easter.
160315 In Rome, Christians will gather and listen to messages of the Pope.
160316 In Jerusalem, people walk the same path that they believe Jesus took.
160317 In the Philippines, people cleanse their sins by carrying a cross in a parade.
160331 In Indonesia, someone is chosen to play Jesus and tied to a cross.