The Easter egg has a long history in this country. Many Easter baskets are filled with these specially designed eggs during the Easter holiday. Some people get creative and place designs on their Easter eggs.
Some historians suggest that the egg is a truly pagan tradition. The egg was a symbol of life for the pagans. Thus, it was used in their celebration during the Spring. To Christians, the egg represents birth or new life. Many cultures also find that the egg symbolizes a new life or new beginning.
Over the years the egg has joined the Easter celebration. The egg is dyed, colored, and decorated with all types of materials. There are also chocolate eggs and jelly eggs that are welcomed substitutes at the Easter celebration.
easter egg ornament