How Easter Works


Subject:
Holidays & Observances , Holiday Foods, Beverages, and Recipes , Holidays and Observances Individually , Calendars , Easter , Easter , Easter Eggs , Lent

Description:
Explains "the origin and significance of the Easter holiday and of many of the traditions associated with it." Includes information about religious observations, such as Lent and Shrove Tuesday, and cultural customs, such as the Easter Bunny, hot cross buns, and Easter eggs. Includes an explanation of Easter's date and links to related resources. From How Stuff Works.

Creator:
Airey, John

Publisher:
How Stuff Works, Inc.

Language:
English

Source:
http://people.howstuffworks.com/easter.htm


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