This took place annually around the time of the December solstice and lasted for 12 days.The Lesser Sabbats fall on the solstices and equinoxes.In Britain, Easter occurs at a different time each year.It is celebrated on the Sunday after the first full moon following the first day of spring.Although Jesus now owns the intellectual property rights on Easter, you may be surprised to find out that Easter was celebrated in Britain before the arrival of Christianity with the mission of Augustine in 597 AD.The eggs themselves are a very old tradition dating to a time before Christianity.Islam is easily the second-largest religion in the world.Well over one billion people practice some form of the faith, and a majority of the faithful put religion at the heart of how they live their lives.
All Muslims belong to a community of believers called the ummah.
In pagan times, eggs were a traditional symbol of fertility and rebirth and were most likely to have been chicken or duck eggs, hard-boiled and painted in various colours and patterns.
However, this tradition may not have been unique to the British Isles.
A few years ago changes in the law allowed couples to get married in all sorts of places (known as a civil Wedding Ceremony).
Most weddings take place on Saturday afternoons, this is very much the “peak period” in any week for getting married.
(In the UK, the age of sexual consent for women is 16).