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Easter Eggs Kihei HI

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

Safeway
(808) 891-9120
277 Pi'Ikea Ave
Kihei, HI
Services / Departments
Bakery,Deli,floral,meat,pharmacy,produce,seafood,Bank of Hawaii
Store Hours
24 hours
Pharmacy #
808-891-9134
Pharmacy Hours
Mon-Fri 9:00AM-8:00PM;Sat-Sun 9:00AM-5:30PM

Costco
(808) 877-5248
540 Haleakala Highway
Kahului (Maui), HI
 
Safeway
(808) 667-4392
1221 Honapiilani Hwy
Lahaina, HI
Services / Departments
Bakery,Deli,floral,meat,produce
Store Hours
24 hours

Whalers General Store
(808) 872-9134
275 W Kaahumanu Ave Ste 1004
Kahului, HI

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Maui Fresh Fruit Store
(808) 573-5129
870 Haliimaile Rd
Makawao, HI
 
Safeway
(808) 877-3377
170 E Kamehameha Ave
Kahului, HI
Services / Departments
Bakery,Deli,floral,meat,pharmacy,produce,seafood,Bank of Hawaii
Store Hours
24 hours
Pharmacy #
808-893-0706
Pharmacy Hours
Mon-Fri 8:30AM-7:30PM;Sat-Sun 9:00AM-5:30PM

Whole Foods Market
(808) 872-3310
70 Kaahumanu Ave #B
Kahului, HI
 
Whalers General Store
(808) 879-8670
2463 S Kihei Rd Ste A11
Kihei, HI

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Sack 'N Save Food
(808) 244-3656
790 Eha St
Wailuku, HI

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Takamiya Market Inc
(808) 244-3404
359 N Market St
Wailuku, HI

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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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