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Easter Eggs East Orange NJ

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

Pathmark
(973) 242-2510
167 Bergen St.
Newark, NJ
 
Pathmark
(973) 762-6608
407 Valley St.
South Orange, NJ
 
Whole Foods Market
(973) 746-5110
701 Bloomfield Ave
Montclair, NJ
 
Pathmark
(973) 751-1041
115 Belmont Ave.
Belleville, NJ
 
A&P
(973) 429-8754
20 Belleville Ave
Bloomfield, NJ
 
Whole Foods Market
(973) 669-3196
235 Prospect Ave
West Orange, NJ
 
Pathmark
(973) 923-8655
471-79 Lyons Ave.
Irvington, NJ
 
Super Stop & Shop Center
(973) 743-6413
8 Franklin Street
Bloomfield, NJ
Store Hours
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Foodbasics
(973) 450-4990
414 Main St
Belleville, NJ
 
Pathmark
(973) 744-5505
35 Lackawanna Plaza
Montclair, NJ
 

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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