An accustomed and divine remembrance of the holy soul who came to the earth as a blessing to the mankind but unfortunately was crucified for just showing the right path to the massive with the way of his kindness and serenity & that’s how the spiritual days of “Good Friday and “Easter” is observed.
It’s been hardly few months when we had celebrated the fun and mystic Christmas that has passed on so quickly & we have arrived at the passage week of the holy “Good Friday & Easter”!!!
Time does flies by so instantly and we are already started up with the foundation of celebrating these glorified days. Kids around the world are already sitting inside the wonder wagons of happiness and with the to-do list to make the Easter as fun as possible. After the Christmas holidays, the vacation eternity has again arrived with this month and kids around the world are rejoicing it to the core.
The popping ideas and the arrangements to be done on these auspicious days are yet to be forecasted but first let’s find out the significance of these holy days which is a vital essence in understanding the Holy Spirit.
- In India “Good Friday” is anticipated on Friday, 14th April 2017 & Easter will be observed on Sunday, 16th April 2017.
- The day before “Good Friday” is called the Maundy Thursday and was the famous “Last Supper” of “Jesus Christ” with his Apostles.
- On “Good Friday” Lord Jesus was crucified on the cross. The day is recognized as “Good” as with the death of Jesus, People were recovered as they developed faith on the lord and also the word “Good” is considered as “Holy” in the old English so it was taken as the “Good Friday”.
- Three days after the “Good Friday” “Jesus Christ” rises from the death and the immense happiness among the people with the resurrection of the lord, commenced the celebration of “Easter” Sunday.
- Easter is forecasted as the first Sunday after the very first full moon which also follows with the first day of spring season.
SO HOW THE FESTIVITY OF GOOD FRIDAY & EASTER CELEBRATED???
- Late night masses & prayers are conducted to recall and honor the sacrifice of “Jesus Christ” for the people. Church services are organized which are solemn and serene.
- Christians participate in the church communion as they take the bread and wine symbolizing the form and blood of Jesus Christ.
- Devotional songs and particular prayers of thanks giving are played usually on the evenings when Christ died.
- Easter is celebrated with arousal of the Christ from the death so the things related to this day are the “Eggs”- which is the sign of the new birth, “Rabbits and Hares”- which indicates the beginning of the spring season as they are related to fertility and give birth to large number of babies in early spring.
- Children have fun playing around and crafting projects on Easter. It is believed that the Easter bunnies lay eggs in colorful baskets and hide them around the house which got in to the game of “Easter Egg Hunt”. Children show their creative side in painting the eggs colorfully.
- Delicacies related to spiced hot cross buns and eggs are prepared which are the major dishes for the days. Desserts include eggs creatively made up of chocolate which looks very tempting and beautiful.
WHAT TO SHOP FOR THE OCCASION???
Hold on to your Shoppe bags tight and walk along the gleaming stores ready to welcome you with interesting stuffs to shop for. With the arrival of these holy festivities ahead, the family ethnic store “Samyakk” is all set to astonish you with its wide range of contemporary collections for men and women. Shop now for the finest & sober choices to choose from the cotton silk sarees, Banarasi sarees ranges with divine handcrafted banarasi silk sarees, Kanchipuram sarees sequel carrying the regal lust of Kanchipuram silk sarees, intricate craftsmanship and modish silhouettes of salwar Kameez and anarkali salwars, comfort fad of trendy kurtis for women. Shop for graceful lehengas online at “Samyakk” with categories to choose from the jacket lehenga and bridal lehenga. Lookout for the edgy style statement collection of designer sherwanis, indo-western Sherwani & Kurta for men.
Let this holy week of Christ bless every life on the earth with fruitful and contented pace till the eternity.
From the team of “Samyakk” wishes everyone around the globe a very happy and blessed “Good Friday” and “Easter”.