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Greek Easter Traditions | How Greeks Celebrate Orthodox Easter (Pascha, Πάσχα)
The most prevalent religion in Greece is Orthodox Christianity. That makes Easter a very important religious celebration. Many people choose to spend this time in the countryside with their family members, partaking in most, if not all, religious and cultural traditions. Here is how Greeks celebrate Orthodox Easter (Πάσχα).
Five Unique Winter Traditions from Greece | Christian and Pagan Customs
Forget Christmas trees, Christmas carols, and Santa Claus. Let’s see some of the most unique Greek customs and traditions that are celebrated during the winter months.