Easter Traditions around the world
Wednesday, March 23, 2016
With food at the forefront of a traditional Greek Easter celebration, the country boasts many culinary delights. On Easter Sunday a whole lamb is roasted and shared as the main meal. As for dessert, a cake is made with almonds and oranges and is enjoyed with a spicy orange sauce poured over it.
Good Friday in Bermuda is celebrated with colourful kites, made of sticks and tissue paper in all colours of the rainbow. Legend has it that a local teacher used a kite to illustrate the ascension of Christ.
Every year for Easter, the white house hold its annual Easter Egg Roll for children and their parents from across the country. Usually held on Easter Monday, the selected families can look forward to an afternoon of live entertainment, sports activities, cooking demonstrations and of course the egg roll itself.