10 Interesting Facts About Easter
We thought, because it is Easter, we’d put together a collection of facts and fun GIFs for you to enjoy!
Every year Easter falls on a different day, and you can blame the moon for that. Christ’s death coincides with the Jewish Passover, which is celebrated during the first full moon after the vernal equinox, better known as the first day of spring.
The Easter Bunny tradition made its way to the US in the 18th century. It is believed to have originated in Europe where it was actually the Easter Hare. Other Easter traditions include wearing Easter bonnets, making Easter baskets and having Easter egg hunts.
Holy week starts off with Palm Sunday the following good Thursday the day of the last supper, good Friday the day of Jesus crucifixion and Sunday the day Jesus rose which is now the celebration of Easter.