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Easter Eggs Blairsville GA

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

Walmart Supercenter
(706) 835-2881
2257 Hwy 515
Blairsville, GA
Store Hours
Mon-Fri:8:00 am - 10:00 pm
Sat:8:00 am - 10:00 pm
Sun:8:00 am - 10:00 pm
Pharmacy #
(706) 835-2833
Pharmacy Hours
Monday-Friday: 9:00 am - 9:00 pm Saturday: 9:00 am - 7:00 pm Sunday: 10:00 am - 6:00 pm

Ingles Markets
(828) 389-4460
30 Highway 64
Hayesville, NC
Services / Departments
Bakery, Deli, Floral
Store Hours
7:00am to 10:00pm

Walmart Supercenter
(828) 837-9184
2330 Highway 19
Murphy, NC
Store Hours
Mon-Fri:8:00 am - 10:00 pm
Sat:8:00 am - 10:00 pm
Sun:8:00 am - 10:00 pm
Pharmacy #
(828) 837-8804
Pharmacy Hours
Monday-Friday: 8:00 am - 8:00 pm Saturday: 8:00 am - 6:00 pm Sunday: 10:00 am - 6:00 pm

Foodland
(706) 745-2191
20 Young Harris St
Blairsville, GA

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Ingles Market
(828) 389-4460
230 Hwy 64 E
Hayesville, NC

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Ingles Markets
(706) 745-9862
3-B Hwy. 515 (Blairsville Bypass)
Blairsville, GA
Services / Departments
Bakery, Deli, Floral
Store Hours
7:00am to 10:00pm

Ingles Markets
(828) 837-5553
060 Hwy. 19
Murphy, NC
Services / Departments
Bakery, Deli, Floral
Store Hours
Open 24 Hours

Ingles Markets
(706) 896-8312
4 N. Main St.
Hiawassee, GA
Services / Departments
Bakery, Deli, Floral
Store Hours
7:00am to 10:00pm

Daves Market
(706) 745-9843
2105 Mulkey Gap Rd
Blairsville, GA

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Indian Hills Spring Water
(828) 835-7878
1115 Horton Rd
Murphy, NC

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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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