Easter Festival(Last Updated 05 Aug, 2021)
21/04/2019 - 21/04/2019
Madhya Pradesh boasts of a list of various fairs and festivals that includes all the chief events. Besides observing various rituals of these festivals and fairs, people can also have a peep into the tradition and culture of this place. Amongst the Fairs and Festivals in Madhya Pradesh, Easter is one of the major occasions that draws a lot of people.
Easter in Madhya Pradesh, India celebrates the resurrection of Jesus Christ as told in the Bible. This holy day also celebrates the victory of life over death. Easter Sunday commemorates the resurrection of Jesus Christ on the third day after his crucifixion.
Easter festival in Madhya Pradesh, India is held with a lot of fervor. There is generally a midnight mass on Easter. Sometimes, a mass early in the morning is also held at many places for the sake of convenience. The special Easter celebrations involve an egg hunt where some eggs coated with chocolate are kept with many other eggs. Finding the chocolate crusted ones is considered as winning the game.
Another significant part of the Easter celebrations is the bunny which is taken to be the mark of fertility and therefore considered extremely auspicious. Some groups and institutions in Madhya Pradesh even organize special fun games for the children.
So, if you can organize your trip to Madhya Pradesh in such a way that it matches the Easter celebrations, you can look forward to an enjoyable experience of the event.