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Easter Eggs Wayne NJ

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

(973) 305-1660
560 Valley Rd
Wayne, NJ
Trader Joe'S
(973) 692-0050
1172 Hamburg Turnpike
Wayne, NJ
Store Hours
8:00 am - 9:00 pm

(973) 616-7717
500 Rt. 23 North
Pompton Plains, NJ
(973) 850-2861
94 State Rt 23
Riverdale, NJ
Store Hours
M-Fr: 8:00 a.m.-10:00 p.m.Sa: 8:00 a.m.-10:00 p.m.Su: 8:00 a.m.-9:00 p.m.

(973) 616-9960
47 Wanaque Ave
Pompton Lakes, NJ
Super Stop & Shop
(973) 305-1333
1220 Hamburg Turnpike
Wayne, NJ
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.

(973) 812-8661
77 Willowbrook Boulevard
Wayne, NJ
Super Stop & Shop
(201) 891-9300
816 Franklin Avenue
Franklin Lakes, NJ
Store Hours
Mon:7:00 a.m.-11:00 p.m. Tue:7:00 a.m.-11:00 p.m. Wed:7:00 a.m.-11:00 p.m. Thu:7:00 a.m.-11:00 p.m. Fri:7:00 a.m.-11:00 p.m. Sat:7:00 a.m.-11:00 p.m. Sun:7:00 a.m.-9:00 p.m.

(973) 812-8300
1730 Rt 46
West Paterson, NJ
(973) 890-1135
1710 Rt. 46 West
West Paterson, 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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