Easter is often celebrated by attending church service, hunting for Easter eggs, receiving Easter baskets, and having a meal with friends and family.
Święconka meaning "the blessing of the Easter baskets," is one of the most
enduring and beloved Polish traditions on Holy Saturday. With roots dating back
Polish Easter Traditions. Blessing of the Easter Basket Foods. The blessing of the
Easter foods is a tradition dear to the hearts of every Polish family.
For Poles, Easter is considered the holiset day of the year. Following a 40-day
Lenten fast, Easter Sunday is celebrated with church services and a feast.
is major holiday in Poland, and Easter
celebrations are not limited to Easter
Sunday. From Palm Sunday to Wet Monday, this period is marked with religious rites and practices with their origins in pagan times. On Easter
Saturday, baskets of Easter
food are take... More »
The Easter Lamb bearing a cross-emblazoned flag (Resurrection Banner)
represents Christ Resurrected and is thus the typical Polish Easter symbol.
Polish Easter. Traditional Easter celebrations in Poland are as old and elaborate
as Christmas celebrations and they involve a lot of preparations. One week ...
Easter traditions in Poland - read about Palm Sunday, Holy Sunday, Wet Monday
, Easter eggs, food and customs. Know what to expect and be ready for it!
Mar 10, 2014 ... Polish Easter Traditions - Some argue that Easter is more important than
Christmas...does the array of Polish Easter traditions and customs ...
Polish Easter customs: Święconka. ... "Święconka" meaning "the blessing of the
Easter baskets," is one of the most enduring and beloved Polish traditions on ...