Easter eggs are regular chicken eggs, which have been especially decorated with paint in bright colors and made in a traditional or contemporary style. The Easter season is a time for celebration and is associated with fertility and rebirth, and it came to present these ideas in many cultures around the world. For example, in Christianity, Easter eggs and Paschal eggs symbolize the stone tomb of Jesus, which was discovered to be empty after the Resurrection. For them, it is a reminder of the eternal life. However, the decorating shells celebrate Easter is an ancient practice that preceded the Christian tradition.
There are certain religious rituals conducted in some Western religions, including those sweet things. For example, during the Paschal Vigil the faithful receive the eggs that have been blessed by a priest. At the same time, the Roman Catholic Church in Poland has a tradition of blessing a basket of eggs and other food products.
In Eastern European countries, such as Ukraine, Russia, Romania and Bulgaria, Easter eggs are associated with a new life. Ladies enjoy the eggs of porcelain, while children get an exciting task to find a chicken colorful eggs hidden in the garden. This tradition is observed in many Western countries. At the same time, in the UK, there is a practice of rolling eggs down a slope of steep hills. One version of this is traditionally done in the United States, which is characterized in that the egg roll is carried out with a spoon.
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