Posted By: Dan Grossman
April 5, 2015
Have a blessed Pascha today.
Spasibo ogromnoe! Hristos voskrese – voistinu voskrese!
Palm Sunday over here, but wishing a Happy Easter to all who celebrate today.
Thanks for the interesing post, Dagmara!
You’re welcome, Milan.
What country are you in? Have a blessed Holy Week!
Thanks a lot! I’m in Serbia. Kind regards.
Dan: PriecÄ«gas Lieldienas (Latvian for Happy Easter) to you too. Here are some Latvian traditions for Easter that I grew up with: Palm Sunday (Pussy Willow Sunday in Latvia) â€“ waking up being swatted with pussy willows while family members recite â€œApaÄ¼Å¡ ka pÅ«polsâ€ â€“ â€œRound like a pussy willowâ€ Easter eggs dyed with onion sins. Many years ago my family would in addition to the usual egg coloring, would wrap eggs in onion skins and boil them. Here is a link to show you how: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7BoB5XMayNo Then before we ate the eggs weâ€™d have an egg knocking contest. We… Read more »