The Greatest Feast Day in the Christian Calendar

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One of the most popular festivals of Christians, Easter commemorates the rebirth of Jesus after his Crucifixion. The Easter day, applies not only to the western calendar, but also to the Eastern traditional church. easter day 2010 is going to be celebrated on the 4th April. Like all other Christian holy festival, Easter is as well as one of the most essential festivals celebrated all around the world. This festival always comes two days after the Good Friday and thus it constantly comes at Sundays.

The Easter is the most religious day, which has great importance in every ones life. As the come back of Jesus is like dream come true for all the Christians. They welcome Jesus Christ by decoration there homes and singing carols. Easter is a moveable feast, which means that it does not occur on the same date every year. Easter Sunday dates changing every year. Easter also refers to the season of the church year called Eastertide or Easter year. Easter day is a great spring celebration for Christians which sends a message to everyone that God loves all. Easter is one of the most important holidays, the easter vacation runs between Saturday 28 March to Sunday 19 April.

Today, Easter Sunday 2010's traditional customs include the Easter Vigil, lighting of the Paschal candles, chanting of the Easter Proclamation and readings from the Old Testament, singing hymns, baptisms, confirmation and Holy Communion and wishing each other a happy Easter Day. As per Christian beliefs easter sunday 2010 will also signify the re-birth and return to fertility of nature in the spring. Easter Day 2010 is a time to get together and enjoy each other's company. It is also an excuse to meet up with family and friends who you may not see that often. The best and easy way to express ones sentiments on easter day 2010 to send online Easter greeting cards with "Happy Easter day" inscribed on them and make this occasion very special for everyone.

Easter day is calculated on the bases of lunar calendar. On Easter day the most special things are eggs. Its bit amazing to know that on Easter day eggs are decorated its not compulsory to be the real ones but may also be model eggs made of plastic, chocolate, candy or other materials and It is also common to organize Easter egg hunts. Easter Sunday is not the federal holiday and also it is said that it is the welcome of spring season and re birth of the nature. Other symbols of Easter include real eggs or eggs manufactured from a range of materials, lambs, nests, and rabbits or hares.

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