Foto: Bogdan Comanescu

Easter in Romania

Orthodox Easter (this year on May 1st, 2016) is celebrated by more than 85% of the Romanian population. “Paștele” (Easter) is locally one of the most important religious celebrations, preceded by numerous preparations and rituals.

Enjoy an illustrated Easter gallery! Happy Easter | Paște fericit!

Cover photography ©Bogdan Comanescu

Foto: Dorin Sveduneac

Egg painting | încondeiatul ouălor ©Dorin Sveduneac

 

Foto: Catalin Urdoi

Painted eggs ©Catalin Urdoi

 

Foto: Sorin Onisor

Great Thursday ©Sorin Onisor

 

Foto: Sorin Onisor

Black Thursday ©Sorin Onisor

 

Foto: Sorin Onisor

Easter Night in Bucovina ©Sorin Onisor

 

Foto: Bogdan Comanescu

Easter Night in the Danube Delta ©Bogdan Comanescu

 

Foto: Dorin Sveduneac

Egg Knocking ©Dorin Sveduneac

 

Foto: Marina Sveduneac

Easter in Bucovina ©Marina Sveduneac

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