What Does Happy Easter 2024 Symbols Signifies? – Bunny, Eggs, Lily, Lamb, Lily & Cross

Easter Symbols:- The Christian auspicious festival, Easter Sunday 2024 will be celebrated all over the world on Sunday, 31st March 2024. Everyone will be showing great zeal, excitement, and enthusiasm for the celebration. But most of the people don’t know about all the Symbols of Easter Day. Keeping this thing in mind, here we are telling you about all the famous symbolic characters for the festival.

Symbols Of Easter


#1 Easter Bunny

Easter Bunny

One of the most loved and popular symbols of this festival is the ‘Easter bunny distributing colorful eggs‘. It’s also called Easter Rabbit or Easter Hare in many countries like Canada and Ireland. In many ancient pictures from history, we can see a rabbit bringing Easter eggs which indicates how long Christians accepted this ‘Bunny‘ as the main feature of Easter celebration. “Easter Hare” was taken as a fertility symbol and played the role of the judge of whether children were good or disobedient in behavior at the start of the season of Eastertide since Christians were Romans.

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#2 Easter Eggs

Easter Eggs

On the occasion of Easter Sunday, Christians use eggs to decorate everything including their home, offices, dining table, party place, etc. Easter eggs also called Paschal eggs are decorated eggs with different colors which are symbolic of ‘Different colors of the life”. Kids love to receive Candy, and chocolate eggs as their Easter Gift. Since ancient times, painting dyed chicken eggs has been a tradition, though it replaced in the modern era with chocolate eggs, hand-carved wooden eggs, or plastic eggs wrapped in colored foil.

#3 Easter Lily

Easter Lily

Easter Lily

Lilium longiflorum which is more famously known as ‘Easter Lily’ is a beautiful flower that is more famous during the entire ‘Holy Week’. For the last 100-150 years, it has been accepted as a symbolic flower of Easter because somehow the blossoming process of this flower connects Christians to Christ’s rising from the tomb. From 1890 to 1920 Americans were importing Bermuda lily from Bermuda to New York. But nowadays, the Madonna lily is mostly used on Easter as a gift and bouquet, because it’s easy to grow in Europe.

#4 Palm Branches

Palm Sunday

The Palm Branches are connected with a victory event since Jesus’s time. According to John’s gospel, When Christ arrived in Jerusalem, “They took palm branches and went out to meet Him” (12:13 HCSB). Since then, these ‘Palm Branches’ have become the symbol of victory, triumph, peace, and eternal life for the Christians. You can learn more about Palm Branche’s significance for Easter Sunday on Wikipedia.

#5 Easter Lamb

Easter Lamb

Easter Lamb

One of the most ancient of all Easter symbols is the Easter Lamb which signifies the sacrifice of Jesus Christ. First, it was called Passover lamb because before starting celebrating Easter Day, Romans used to sacrifice it on ‘Passover’. You may also love to Check out:  Happy Passover Images.

#6 The Cross

Easter Cross

Easter Cross

There could not be anything the main symbol of Easter day than the ‘Cross’ because, during the 1st century during the Roman province of Judea, the crucifixion of Jesus happened. He was arrested and crucified by the Romans on the ‘Cross‘, though he returned to life after three days after his death. As he was crucified on a cross, it became a symbol of suffering but later on, Christians (Formerly Romans) took it as Jesus’s victory over death. Easter Cross

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