Easter was not Pagan.
Easter is a Christian Holiday.
Now go eat a peep and stop putting down this religion.
Hate to break it to you but easter and Christmas were both originated as pagan holidays… in attempts to make it the forced transition into…
This is all informative, but Easter is NOT the Spring Equinox. That was March 20th. Easter is always held the first Sunday after the first full moon of Spring. It’s date has more to do with Christians not wanting to have to rely on Jewish Rabbis to determine when to hold their feasts because according to the Bible Jesus rose the first Sunday after Passover, then taking over a pre-existing pagan holiday. One of the few holidays they didn’t do that with.
The traditions of eggs and bunnies, however, are hold overs from ancient pagan traditions.