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Polish Easter Traditions – 2014

Polish Easter Traditions – 2014

The Easter eggs are symbols of fertility and beginning of the new life. Some of the eggs were painted in traditional Polish folk patterns. These eggs were called “pisanki”. Word “pisanki” comes from the root-word meaning “to write”. Painting eggs is a multi-layered process of writing on an egg with hot beeswax, dying the egg, then finally melting and rubbing off the egg for a finished product.

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