Country Living Magazine
Who is the Easter bunny?
The Easter Bunny is a folkloric figure and symbol of Easter. Depicted as a rabbit sometimes dressed with clothes that brings Easter eggs.
What is the reason for the Easter bunny?
The Easter bunny first arrived in America in the 1700s. Arriving with German immigrants who settled in Pennsylvania and transported their tradition of an egg-laying hare. Their children made nests in which this creature could lay its colored eggs.
Why do we celebrate Easter?
Easter is one of the principal holidays of Christianity. It marks the Resurrection of Jesus three days after his death by crucifixion. For many Christian churches, Easter is the joyful end to the Lenten season of fasting and penitence.