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Easter Eggs Atlanta GA

Looking for Easter Eggs in Atlanta? We have compiled a list of businesses and services around Atlanta that should help you with your search. We hope this page helps you find Easter Eggs in Atlanta.

Publix
(404) 253-3544
950 W Peachtree St Nw
Atlanta, GA
Pharmacy #
(404) 253-3547

Whole Foods Market
(404) 853-1681
650 Ponce De Leon Ave Ne
Atlanta, GA
 
Publix
(404) 638-1900
2325 Cheshire Bridge Rd Ne
Atlanta, GA
Pharmacy #
(404) 638-1905

Target
(404) 720-1081
2539 Piedmont Rd Ne
Atlanta, GA
Store Hours
M-Fr: 8:00 a.m.-10:00 p.m.Sa: 8:00 a.m.-10:00 p.m.Su: 8:00 a.m.-9:00 p.m.

Publix
(404) 892-9229
1001 Ponce De Leon Ave Ne
Atlanta, GA
Pharmacy #
(404) 898-0360

Trader Joe'S
(404) 815-9210
931 Monroe Drive
Atlanta, GA
Store Hours
8:00 am - 10:00 pm

Publix
(404) 881-1750
595 Piedmont Ave Ne
Atlanta, GA
 
Publix
(404) 898-1850
1544 Piedmont Ave Ne
Atlanta, GA
Pharmacy #
(404) 724-0932

Super Giant Foods
(404) 794-3147
2176 Bankhead Hwy
Atlanta, GA
 
Publix
(404) 609-7840
2020 Howell Mill Rd Nw Ste A
Atlanta, GA
 

Easter on the Net - Easter Eggs

Of all the symbols associated with Easter the egg, the symbol of fertility and new life, is the most identifiable. The customs and traditions of using eggs have been associated with Easter for centuries.

Originally Easter eggs were painted with bright colors to represent the sunlight of spring and were used in Easter-egg rolling contests or given as gifts. After they were colored and etched with various designs the eggs were exchanged by lovers and romantic admirers, much the same as valentines. In medieval time eggs were traditionally given at Easter to the servants. In Germany eggs were given to children along with other Easter gifts.

Different cultures have developed their own ways of decorating Easter eggs. Crimson eggs, to honor the blood of Christ, are exchanged in Greece. In parts of Germany and Austria green eggs are used on Maundy Thursday (Holy Thursday). Slavic peoples decorate their eggs in special patterns of gold and silver.

Austrian artists design patterns by fastening ferns and tiny plants around the eggs, which are then boiled. The plants are then removed revealing a striking white pattern. The Poles and Ukrainians decorate eggs with simple designs and colors. A number of eggs are made in the distinctive manner called pysanki (to design, to write).

Pysanki eggs are a masterpiece of skill and workmanship. Melted beeswax is applied to the fresh white egg. It is then dipped in successive baths of dye. After each dip wax is painted o...

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