Easter Holiday 2019: Why and when to celebrate Easter festival?
According to Christianity, when Jesus Christ was hanged on the cross, he was resurrected three days later. This day celebrates as Easter Day. Easter is a sign of victory over untruth and the victory of non-violence on violence. Easter gives the message of truth, peace, brotherhood, and forgiveness. The whole world, including India, celebrates this Easter festival with great enthusiasm.
Who was Jesus Christ?
As per Christianity, Jesus Christ was the Son of God. Messiah is also called by the name of Jesus Christ.
Jesus Christ’s mother Mary was engaged to a carpenter named Saint Joseph. Even before marriage, she became pregnant with divine influence only while living a virgin. After getting a sign from God, Joseph assumed them as a wife.
After marriage, Saint Joseph and Mary left their village and went to a city called Bethlehem, where Jesus Christ was born.
The cruel ruler of Rome, Pilatus, was ordered to crucify Jesus Christ. Listening to the truth, non-violence, brotherly message and miracles of Jesus Christ in the earth, Pilatus took the decision that Jesus Christ be crucified. Before crucifying Jesus Christ, was given many physical and mental tortures. They were beaten with a whip, the crown of thorns on their head. Christians believe that those who crucified Jesus Christ. Jesus Christ forgave the sins of all humans while dying.
Three days after Jesus death, when Jesus Christ’s mother Mary went to the tomb to pay homage to Jesus Christ, Mary saw that the stone was slipped away and the tomb was empty. Then two angels appeared inside the tomb, they gave Mary the good news of the resurrection of Jesus Christ.
What is Good Friday?
Good Friday is not a festival because on that day Jesus Christ was hanged on the cross. So on this day, people of Christian religion mourn throughout the day. Jesus Christ was crucified on the day of Good Friday. Good Friday is on April 19th.
What is Easter?
Easter is considered an important day in Christianity. Easter is celebrated for 40 days, during this time all Christians fast and pray. According to the Easter week. Easter is celebrated on the first Sunday after Good Friday.
According to the Bible, 3 days after the crucifixion, Jesus Christ was resurrected. Therefore, the Easter festival is celebrated the third day in the happiness of the resurrection of Jesus Christ.
When will Easter be celebrated in 2019?
The date of the festival changes every year. None of the Easter dates are fixed. Usually, it is celebrated in April only. Easter is usually celebrated on Sunday only. In the year 2019 Easter will be celebrated on April 21.
What do people of Christianity do in Easter?
On Easter day, houses and churches are decorated. Christians wear new clothes and celebrate Easter festivals and burn candles in the church praying in the church. Christians burn candles in their homes and celebrate happiness by making a good dish on Easter day.