Easter is a an important festival of Christians which is celebrated as the day of resurrection of Jesus Christ. However, beyond the limits of religion and mythologies, Easter has a lot of importance as a humanly festival. It reminds us the need to start a new life. easter egg, which are one important thing in the Easter celebration, remind us the same. Egg is an internationally accepted symbol for the start of new life. In earlier days ordinary chicken eggs are used as Easter eggs. They used to paint the eggs in different colors to make it attractive. Nowadays, the traditional Easter eggs are replaced with plastic ones which contain gifts like chocolates. People used to hide it in houses and the children can enjoy the thrill of finding it out from the hidden places. This is treated a sort of game and children are playing it with great enthusiasm,. This definitely boosts the festive mood in the houses.
Easter is a festival that is celebrated world wide. At a time when the migration rate is more, most of the people will be staying away from their family. This is considered as the best time for reunions and family get-togethers the pleasant climate of summer in western hemisphere is a supporting fact to this festive mood. Even weeks before people start sending easter cards to their loved ones who stays away from them.. Most of these easter greeting will be carrying lines that invokes the nostalgia and love which were sleeping inside for quite some time. And a few days before the Easter, they will plan their easter decoration for the year. The most interesting fact is that the easter décor will have a theme always hidden in that. Whether it is the easter wreaths which they put on the front door or any other types of decoration will remind us about a particular incident or create a specific mood. That is how the Easter décor stands apart from the decorations for other festivals including Christmas.
Though, easter sunday is being celebrated only for one day, easter monday, the Monday comes after the Easter is also of same importance. Unlike Easter, Easter Monday is more or less celebrated as a religious festival. In many countries it is also a national holiday. There will be special mass and prayers in various churches. When we start a new life after, we will have to start it with a prayer for a prosperous and peaceful future. Significance of Easter Monday lies there.With all the prayers and the love extended by our friends and relatives, the new life which we start will definitely be a better one. The sweet memories of reunions and the small thrills we experienced in the company of our loved ones will certainly help you to overcome our tensions in life. As we start our new life with nostalgic dreams and sweet memories, the life will be sweeter as we hoped through the Easter cards. Wishing you all a happy Easter and prosperous and peaceful new life!