Magnificent decorated Easter eggs from the Bukovina

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Easter the most important festival in the Bukovina


It’s a symbol for sorrow, hope, awakening and new life. The time before Easter and during the Festival is full of rituals, which I’m going to present to interested readers:

Before Easter


Easter week (great week)


Maundy Thursday


Good Friday




Easter Sunday


Easter Monday




Following symbols are painted on the Easter eggs for hundreds of years: