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About.com: What is Easter?
Provides an overview of the history of Easter, with links to articles about Good Friday, Ash Wednesday, Palm Sunday, Lent, and more.
Easter: Origins, Meanings, and Practice
Description of the Christian and pagan origins and meanings of Easter.
History Channel: The History of Easter
Learn about the origins and history of Easter, including religious and pagan symbols and celebrations.
How Easter Works
Explains the origin, history, and significance of Easter, and many of the traditions associated with it.
Examines the history of Easter and its many traditions including how it is celebrated in Western Christianity and Eastern Orthodox Christianity.