Many Easter traditions have their roots in pagan religious traditions of spring festivals honoring Ēostre -- the German goddess of fertility -- for whom both eggs and hares represent reproduction and new life. Hence, the Easter bunny and annual children's classic Easter egg hunt.
A "hello spring, good-bye winter" pick-me-up. Rose quartz, lemon quartz, aqua chalcedony, pearls, prehnite, Venetion glass & sterling beads. Sterling silver clasp. Limited edition. See complementary earrings, Pastel Pleasure II (50314F).