Fun facts about Easter

Published On: Mar 22 2013 01:41:46 PM PDT   Updated On: Apr 18 2014 07:01:31 AM PDT

Easter is right around the corner. Check out some fun facts about this spring holiday.

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Easter eggs appear in many ancient traditions all over the world as a symbol for life, or life's beginnings. In medieval Europe, eggs were often one of the first foods — blessed by a priest of course — eaten after the Lenten fast.

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