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Easter History: Christian Culture & Traditions

Easter History: Christian Culture & Traditions

Essentially a springtime festival, there has been much debate over the origin of Easter, in the religious context. However, there is a general acceptance of the proposition offered by 8th-century English scholar St. Bede, according to which, Easter owes its origin to the old Teutonic mythology. According to the mythology, the occasion was observed as a spring festival, by the …

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Easter Cross: Christian Culture & Traditions

Easter Cross: Christian Culture & Traditions

Any symbol is an arbitrary sign that has acquired significance over the ages. And Easter, also known as Resurrection Sunday, is the day Christians celebrate the resurrection of Jesus Christ from the dead. And hence, the significance of Easter Cross is very high in Christian religious faith. However, this cross was the symbol of Crucifixion and not Resurrection. But Constantine, …

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Easter Egg History: Christian Culture & Traditions

Easter Egg History: Christian Culture & Traditions

Easter is the time when the earth rejuvenates itself. Flowers spring forth from their buds and the earth is full of green joy. Easter was originally adapted by Christians from a Pagan festival. The egg has been a symbol of fertility and rebirth in most of the cultures all over the world. Phoenicians, Persians, Egyptians, and Hindus believed that the …

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Good Friday Images, Stock Photos

Good Friday Images

Good Friday Images, Stock Photos: Good Friday is a Christian holiday commemorating the crucifixion of Jesus Christ and his death at Calvary. It is observed during Holy Week as part of the Paschal Triduum on the Friday preceding Easter Sunday, and may coincide with the Jewish observance of Passover. It is also known as Holy Friday, Great Friday, Black Friday, …

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Easter

Easter

Easter marks the resurrection of Jesus Christ. It is a day of great rejoicing and merry-making. It is celebrated in March-April between 22nd March and 25th April on the Sunday following the full moon. Easter ceremonies correspond to Passover, the Jewish festival. It symbolizes the ultimate victory of good over evil. Feasts are given, sweets exchanged and processions taken out …

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Good Friday

Good Friday

Good Friday is celebrated in April-May by the Christians in India to commemorate the crucifixion of Jesus Christ. Lord Christ sacrificed himself on the cross for the sake of entire humanity. On this day Christians mourn Christ’s death and observe strict fast, and attend the services in the churches. St. Like’s Gospel describes Christ’s crucifixion in the following words: Then …

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Easter Celebration: Christian Culture & Traditions

Easter Celebration: Christian Culture & Traditions

The dichotomous nature of Easter is reflected in the celebration of the festival. On one hand, the festival is a tribute to the Resurrection of Jesus while on the other, celebration of Easter heralds the advent of the spring season. Religious observations in churches, exchange of gifts, making flower bonnets and Easter eggs mark the celebrations of the spring festival. …

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Easter Day: Christian Culture & Traditions

Easter Day: Christian Culture & Traditions

Easter is the day when Jesus Christ was crucified and the Christians offer prayers and services in the Churches. Easter is another important festival for Christians. On this day Jesus Christ rose from the dead and ascended into heaven. Easter eggs and Easter bunnies are a major attraction during Easter, the festival of rejuvenation of life and living. In the …

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Easter Facebook Covers

Easter Facebook Covers

Easter Facebook Covers: The festival of Easter is celebrated to commemorate the resurrection of Jesus Christ after crucifixion. It is one of the holiest Christian festivals. The Easter Day also traditionally heralds the advent of the spring season after the gloomy months of winter. As such Easter festival is associated with joyous merriment and gaiety. Easter Facebook Covers

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फुटबॉलर पेले के अनमोल विचार Pele’s Quotes in Hindi

फुटबॉलर पेले के अनमोल विचार Pele's Quotes in Hindi

एडिसन “एडसन” अरांटिस डो नैसिमेंटो (Edson Arantes do Nascimento) (जन्म 21 या 23 अक्टूबर 1940), जिन्हें उनके लोकप्रिय नाम पेले के नाम से जाना जाता है, एक अवकाशप्राप्त ब्राज़ीली फुटबॉल खिलाड़ी हैं। फुटबॉल के विशेषज्ञों और पूर्व खिलाड़ियों द्वारा उन्हें सर्वकालीन महान फुटबॉल खिलाड़ियों में से एक माना जाता है। 1999 में, उनको इंटरनैशनल फेडरेशन ऑफ फुटबॉल हिस्ट्री एंड स्टैटिस्टिक्स …

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