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Happy Easter!

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Happy Easter Everyone!

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Happy Easter / Hristos a Inviat! Romanian Easter Eggs in Onion Skins

Easter Red Eggs Boiled in Onion Skins – Husasau de Tinca Granny’s Recipe ½ kg red onion skins that you collect inhouse some weeks before Easter 2 litres of water roughly 10 eggs at least 1 nylon transparent stocking 1 … Continue reading

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Palm Sunday or Flower’s Sunday in Romania

Romanian Orthodox are one week ahead of Easter Celebrations and this means today is Palm Sunday or Flower’s Sunday. Since Romanians do not have palm trees we’re using pussy willows in churches celebrating the entry of Jesus into Jerusalem. Christians … Continue reading

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Easter Menu: Lamb or Dog?

Beware, this post shall be about food in general, carcasses and telling a lamb from a dog. The great majority of Orthodox Romanians, author included, are preparing for the Easter religious celebrations held on 5 May this year. Generally, over … Continue reading

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Easter Eggs: Are We There Yet?

I am not celebrating Easter yet like Catholics do, being still 5 weeks away from it, but it did bring back memories from a trip to Favarger Chocolate Factory in Versoix, Switzerland some years ago. So enjoy! And Happy Easter … Continue reading

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Easter Smart Communication: Romanian Monastery Launches Android App for Prayers

While Catholics are ready to welcome Resurrection mass this Sunday, Romanian Orthodox Christians are still five weeks away from celebrating Easter on the 5th of May so the Orthodox Church is running its own clerical preparations, both traditional and some … Continue reading

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