On Easter day different countries have different traditions. In Hungary boys sprinkle water on girls’ heads and ask for a kiss. People believe that water has cleaning effect.
In France people make a very big omelet with 4500 eggs in France. When Napoleon travelled through south France, he ate omelet. Napoleon liked it and ordered to make a very big omelet for his army.
In Brazil people make strew dolls. Strew dolls represent Judas. People hang and beat the dolls.
In Bulgaria people fight with eggs like in Armenia. They color the eggs and fight with them. The person who comes out of the game with unbroken egg is the winner.
In Great Britain children play “Egg hunt’’. People hide the eggs and children find them. The person who finds more eggs than the others is the winner.
In Germany people hang many colorful eggs from the trees. Trees are very beautiful on Easter day in Germany.
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