Today we offer your attention 9 sets of Easter icons.
Lets get some history information about this holiday.
Easter, the principal festival of the Christian church year, celebrates the Resurrection of Jesus Christ on the third day after his Crucifixion. Easter is a moveable feast, meaning it is not fixed in relation to the civil calendar. The Feast of Easter was established by the second century. But there had been dispute over the exact date of the Easter observance between the Eastern and Western Churches.
Easter eggs are special eggs that are often given to celebrate Easter or springtime. The oldest tradition is to use dyed or painted chicken eggs, but a modern custom is to substitute chocolate eggs, or plastic eggs filled with confectionery such as jelly beans.
The Easter Bunny or Easter Rabbit is a character depicted as a rabbit bringing Easter eggs, who sometimes is depicted with clothes. In legend, the creature brings baskets filled with colored eggs, candy and sometimes also toys to the homes of children, and as such shows similarities to Father Christmas, as they both bring gifts to children on the night before their respective holiday.
Easter eggs and Easter bunnies appear most on the Easter icons.
1. Easter Bunny Icons
2. No Ordinary Easter Eggs II
3. Social Easter Egg Icons
4. Happy Easter Icons
5. Veggtors Icons
6. Easter Bunny Egg Icons
7. Easter Icons
8. Rabbit icons