Why are Easter eggs in the shape of an egg?

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Basically, because chickens and rabbits are born in the spring. They have therefore become symbols of the pagan holiday of Eostre, celebrating the start of the growing season. Christians later incorporated this celebration into the Easter holiday, which is how the incongruous picture of rabbits laying chocolate eggs came to be associated with Christ's resurrection.
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What are Easter eggs for?

Easter eggs remind us of new life and that Jesus died on the cross for us and that he was resurrected

Why do you have eggs at Easter?

Promoted as a celebration of Christ's resurrection, Easter is actually rooted in false religion. The name Easter itself has been linked to Eostre, or Ostara, the Anglo-Saxon g

What does the egg have to do with Easter?

Eggs signify new life, which Jesus Christ gave us in the resurrection, allowing us to have eternal life after death with him in heaven. Thus the eggs signify new life, this wa

Why do you have Easter eggs at Easter?

Very simply, Christians have eggs at Easter because pagans used to celebrate the coming of spring with eggs (which were a sign of new life and rebirth). When Christianity spre

Why eggs on Easter?

Are you trying to say why are there eggs on easter? If so, because the plastic eggs have candy from the Easter Bunny.

How do you boil eggs for Easter eggs?

Hard boiled eggs are sometimes decorated for Easter eggs - to do this start with a pan filled with enough cold water to cover the eggs. Place the required quantity of eggs in
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Why you have Easter Egg?

Catholics don't eat eggs on lent so on Easter is a time when you can finally eat eggs after the long weeks of lent
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Why do you have egg at Easter?

Nobody is absolutely sure... These days we have eggs when it's easter time probably because of a culture or because of a legend. We have eggs at easter because many generatio
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Where can you get Easter eggs?

Colored boiled eggs are seldom available in stores. You have to buy eggs, boil them and color them yourself. You can buy Easter egg coloring at any store like Walmart, Kmart a
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What does eggs have to with Easter?

Easter is based on an old "pagan" custom pre-existing the birthand death of Christ. In fact, although the death of Christ is thecause for the Christian celebration of easter,