From the Balkans to the Caucasus, Christians in RFE/RL's broadcast region are celebrating Easter with local customs as well as traditions that have spread across the Christian world.
The art of pysanka, decorating eggs with melted colored wax, is a part of Easter celebrations in almost every Ukrainian family. Once a pagan symbol of nature's rebirth, pysanka later came to represent the resurrection of Jesus Christ.
Pysanka, Ukraine's Easter Ritual
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