Ukraine and Ukrainian Easter


Subject:
Holidays and Observances Individually , Easter

Description:
Description of Ukrainian Easter traditions. Topics include when Easter is celebrated, contemporary practices, ritual spring songs and dances, ancient traditions, paska (Easter ritual bread), and Easter baskets (which "should contain only a sampling of the foods you are going to eat at Eastertime"), and pysanky (decorated Ukrainian Easter eggs). Includes a recipe for paska and images of decorations for the top of the paska. From a website promoting Ukrainian culture and economic development.

Publisher:
Brama, Inc.

Language:
English

Source:
http://www.brama.com/art/easter.html


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