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Easter for Kids

Symbols Related to Easter

Crack the Code of Easter: Explore Fun and Meaningful Symbols for Kids!

Easter is a season filled with joy, color, and hidden eggs! But did you know there are also special symbols associated with this holiday? Join us on a fun and educational journey to discover the meaningful Easter symbols for kids.

Get ready to:

  • Unravel the mystery: Learn about the fascinating stories and traditions behind symbols like the Easter Egg, the Easter Bunny, and the Cross.
  • Spark curiosity: Explore the connection between these symbols and the Easter story, making the holiday even more meaningful.
  • Engage with creativity: Participate in fun activities like coloring pages, craft projects, and games, all inspired by these iconic symbols.

This Easter, go beyond the candy and egg hunts! Delving into the significance of Easter symbols is a wonderful way for children to:

  • Develop their understanding of faith and tradition.
  • Appreciate the deeper meaning behind the holiday.
  • Create lasting memories filled with learning and fun.

So, gather your little chicks and bunnies, and let's embark on an exciting adventure to discover the egg-cellent world of Easter symbols!

Easter Symbols

Hey Kids, here are some Easter symbols with descriptions. Know how they are related to the holy festival Easter.

Easter eggs & Baby Chicks

Easter Symbols - Baby Chicks and Egg

Eggs and chicks symbolize new life. Eggs have been a symbol of spring since ancient times. An egg also is a symbol of the rock tomb out of which Christ emerged when he arose again. The chick, hatching out of the egg, symbolizes new life or re-birth.

Easter bunny

Easter Bunny

The rabbit, or hare, was a symbol of abundant new life in ancient times, and reminds us of spring and new life.

Easter Lilies

Easter Lilies

The white blossoms symbolize the purity of Jesus. Lilies, emerging from the earth in the spring, also symbolize new life and the resurrection of Christ. All About Easter Lilies.

The Lamb

Easter Symbol The Lamb

The Lamb Represents Jesus, "the Lamb of God".

The Cross

The Cross - Easter Symbol

The Cross Symbolizes Jesus' victory over death.

Palm branches

Palm Branches - Easter Symbol

Represents when Jesus arrived in Jerusalem on the first Palm Sunday and people waved palm branches, welcoming him.

Easter Hats & Wearing New Clothes for Easter

Easter Hat

Symbolizes new life offered through the death and resurrection of Jesus.

Hot Cross Buns

Hot Cross Buns

Hot cross buns have a cross of icing on the top to remind people of Christ.


Easter Candles

Candles Symbolize Jesus, "the light of the world".


Easter Pretzels

A food eaten during Lent- the twisted shaped symbolizes arms crossed in prayer.

Easter & Spring flowers

Easter Spring Flowers

Daffodils and tulips bloom in the spring, and symbolize spring and new life.

Baby animals

Baby Animals - The Easter Symbols

Baby animals born in the spring also represent spring and new life.

The Butterfly

Easter Symbol - Butterfly

The Butterfly is one of the significant symbols of Easter. Its whole life cycle is meant to symbolize the life of Jesus Christ. The 1st stage, is the caterpillar, which stands for His life on Earth. 2nd phase begins from the cocoon stage, portraying the crucifixion and burial of Jesus. The 3rd and final stage is the butterfly, representing His raising from the dead in a glorified body and peace.