Easter Monday: Easter Monday 2017 is the second day after Easter Day. This day has various names like Bright Monday, Renewal Monday, Wet Monday and Dyngus Monday. Many Christian people observe this day. This day is especially observed by eastern orthodox and roman catholic traditions. This day symbolizes the beginning of the bright week. Different people have their different way of celebrating this day. This day is also an important day which indicates the start of Easter week.
For some people, this day is the solemn remembrance of Jesus Christ’s death. On the other hand, some people try to organize an egg rolling competition on this day. This day is also called as wet Monday because on this day siblings or brother/ sisters wake their brother/ sister by pouring water on them. Due to egg rolling competition, this day is like Easter Monday holiday for children.
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What is Easter Monday? | When is Easter Monday?
First of all lets’ discuss what is Easter Monday? Easter Monday is the next day after Easter Sunday. On this day there are lots of egg races organized in the United States. In fact, there is a huge race organized in the lawn of White House. Sometimes the President took part in the egg race on this EMonday holiday. There is a variety of activities held on the lawn of people of US. Adults along with their children enjoy Easter Monday 2017.
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What’s Easter Monday? | What do People do on Easter Monday Holiday?
There are several activities occurs in the lawn of White house. Sometimes the President himself enjoy this Easter Monday federal holiday. The tradition of celebrating this day was started in 1994 when each state sends a beautiful decorated Easter egg to the White House for display. The artists create decorated eggs and each egg represents each state. Well, you can say that the celebration clearly explains what is Easter Monday?
Christians celebrated the days immediately following Easter. This is the most important holy day, which we called Easter Monday, in the Christian church, by telling jokes, playing pranks, and feasting on the lamb. People would add fragrant oil or perfume to the Easter water they brought home from church, and then use this water to sprinkle and bless their food, pets, gardens, and homes.
This day is not a public holiday and this day is not much different from any other usual Monday. The public transit system runs as usual condition as on regular Monday. The celebration of this day is normally observed in some areas of US like states of North Dakota. There is no school on this day in North Dakota. In North Carolina, this day is a public holiday from 1935 – 1987.
Well we can say that this day is like a day of competition of rolling eggs as some schools organizes egg rolling race and this helps to motivate the children. Some schools do not conduct any classes on Easter Monday. Almost each and every Christian of US enjoy the Easter Monday federal holiday.
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Easter Monday Federal Holiday
Easter Monday is not as big as Easter Sunday but still, there are some entertaining activities occurs on this day. Some schools also try to organize an egg rolling race in the garden area and they also arrange some refreshments for the children. The Bible does not explain anything about this day and the Bible does not instruct the Christians to celebrate this day. So it is not compulsory to celebrate this day but some people follow the tradition and there is nothing wrong with this. So this all about the day after Easter Sunday. Hope you like all the given details about this Easter article, as you liked our all the articles on Easter 2017.
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