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Orthodox Easter Celebrations
April 29, 2016 - May 2, 2016
Happy Orthodox Easter Celebrations From The Balkan Jewel in Razlog Bulgaria.
The majority of Bulgarians celebrate Easter according to the Julian Calendar. So in Bulgaria Easter 2016 is going to be celebrated from 29th April – May 2nd
Palm Sunday is known as Tsvetnitsa or Vrubnitsa (Flower Day) and the worshipers are allowed to eat fish.
Painted eggs feature on Maundy Thursday and the first painted egg is kept for the following Easter as a symbol of good fortune and health