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Easter Eggs Hilo HI

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

Safeway
(808) 959-3502
111 E Puainako St.
Hilo, HI
Services / Departments
Bakery,Deli,floral,meat,pharmacy,produce
Store Hours
6:00 AM - Midnight
Pharmacy #
808-959-2026
Pharmacy Hours
Mon-Fri 8:00AM-7:00PM;Sat 9:00AM-6:00PM;Sun 9:00AM-5:00PM

Hilo Farmers Market
(808) 933-1000
PO Box 34
Hilo, HI

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Sack N Save Gas N Go
(808) 935-3113
250 Kinoole St
Hilo, HI

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Hilo Airport Shop
(808) 934-9629
320 Kamanelo Pl
Hilo, HI

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Safeway
(808) 483-5900
98-1277 Kaahumanu St
Aiea, HI
Services / Departments
Bakery,Deli,floral,meat,produce
Store Hours
24 hours

Walmart
(808) 961-9115
325 Makaala St
Hilo, HI
Store Hours
Mon-Fri:Sat:9:00 am - 7:00 pm
Sun:10:00 am - 6:00 pm
Pharmacy #
(808) 969-1062
Pharmacy Hours
Monday-Friday: 8:00 am - 8:00 pm Saturday: 9:00 am - 7:00 pm Sunday: 10:00 am - 6:00 pm

Sack'n Save Foods
(808) 959-5831
2100 Kanoelehua Ave
Hilo, HI

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Wiki-Wiki Mart
(808) 959-5522
511 W Kawailani St
Hilo, HI

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Kta Super Stores
(808) 935-3751
321 Keawe St
Hilo, HI

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Safeway
(808) 566-6811
1360 Pali Hwy
Honolulu, HI
Services / Departments
Deli,floral,meat,produce,Coinmaster
Store Hours
24 hours

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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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