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Easter Eggs Van Nuys CA

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

(818) 779-0163
5711 Sepulveda Blvd
Van Nuys, CA
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.

(818) 986-7213
14845 Ventura Blvd
Sherman Oaks, CA
Services / Departments
Store Hours
6:00 AM - Midnight

(818) 830-0350
8333 Van Nuys Blvd
Panorama City, CA
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 #
(818) 830-9846
Pharmacy Hours
Monday-Friday: 9:00 am - 9:00 pm Saturday: 9:00 am - 7:00 pm Sunday: 10:00 am - 6:00 pm

Trader Joe'S
(818) 789-2771
14119 Riverside Drive
Sherman Oaks, CA
Store Hours
8:00 am - 9:00 pm

(818) 761-3083
11051 Victory Blvd
North Hollywood, CA
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.

(818) 464-1480
6100 Sepulveda Boulevard
Van Nuys, CA
Whole Foods Market
(818) 382-3700
4520 N. Sepulveda Blvd
Sherman Oaks, CA
Whole Foods Market
(818) 762-5548
12905 Riverside Dr
Sherman Oaks, CA
Whole Foods Market
(818) 578-7840
18700 W. Ventura Blvd
Tarzana, CA
(818) 924-9001
8999 Balboa Blvd
Northridge, CA
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.

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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