Palm Sunday (Sixth Sunday of Lent) – Holy Monday and Holy Tuesday. – Holy Wednesday (Spy Wednesday) – Maundy Thursday. – Good Friday. – Holy Saturday (Black Saturday) – Easter Vigil. – Easter Day

Given the symbolism of new life and rebirth, it was only natural to celebrate the resurrection of Jesus at this time of the year

The naming of the celebration as "Easter" seems to go back to the name of a pre-Christian goddess in England,

.......Eostre, who was celebrated at beginning of spring..

Eggs represent new life and rebirth, and it's thought that this ancient custom became a part of Easter celebrations.