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Easter Eggs Pikesville MD

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

Seven Mile Market
(410) 653-2000
4000 Seven Mile Lane
Baltimore, MD
 
Target
(410) 486-4141
1737 Reisterstown Rd
Pikesville, MD
Store Hours
M-Fr: 8:00 a.m.-11:00 p.m.Sa: 8:00 a.m.-11:00 p.m.Su: 8:00 a.m.-10:00 p.m.

Trader Joe'S
(410) 484-8373
1809 Reisterstown Rd
Pikesville, MD
Store Hours
8:00 am - 9:00 pm

Shoppers Food Warehouse
(410) 653-9670
2801 Smith Ave
Baltimore, MD
 
Stop Shop & Save
(410) 542-1300
2701 W Coldspring Lane
Baltimore, MD
 
Whole Foods Market
(410) 532-6700
1330 Smith Ave
Baltimore, MD
 
Mt Washington Food Mkt
(410) 367-0016
1604 Kelly Ave
Baltimore, MD
 
Giant
(410) 602-7660
3757 Old Court Rd. Centre Court
Pikesville, MD
Store Hours
Mon:6:00 a.m.-11:00 p.m.
Tue:6:00 a.m.-11:00 p.m.
Wed:6:00 a.m.-11:00 p.m.
Thu:6:00 a.m.-11:00 p.m.
Fri:6:00 a.m.-11:00 p.m.
Sat:6:00 a.m.-11:00 p.m.
Sun:6:00 a.m.-10:00 p.m.

Giant
(410) 649-8180
6620 Reisterstown Road Reisterstown Road Plaza
Baltimore, MD
Store Hours
Mon:6:00 a.m.-Midnight Tue:6:00 a.m.-Midnight Wed:6:00 a.m.-Midnight Thu:6:00 a.m.-Midnight Fri:6:00 a.m.-Midnight Sat:6:00 a.m.-Midnight Sun:6:00 a.m.-10:00 p.m.

Food King Supermarket
(410) 735-8250
5700 Wasash Ave
Baltimore, MD
 

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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