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Holiday Easters | 13.04

On Sunday, April 15, comes the main event of the year for Orthodox Christians and the biggest holiday of the Orthodox Easters, Easter. The word "Easter" comes to us from Greek and means "prehozhdenie," "deliverance."

To celebrate Easter, believers are prepared in advance a seven-week Lent - the time of repentance and spiritual purification.

At midnight (on Saturday) in all churches of the Chelyabinsk region, which more than a hundred, begin Easter service. But believers tend to come in advance, because most churches are full on Easter night.

In the temple takes place the solemn Vespers Easter service with a procession around the temple. At the Passover liturgy, all believers must try to partake of the Body and Blood of Christ. And after the service will end, the believers, "Christ." Old and young, children and adults, men and women kiss each other three times. It is assumed that the younger the words "Christ is risen!" Welcomed the first and the senior answered them, "Truly He is Risen!". When believers break their all-night vigil, eating in the temple consecrated cakes, cottage cheese Easter, painted eggs, and, if possible, ham.

The celebration of Easter lasts forty days - as much as Jesus was with His disciples after the resurrection. On the fortieth day Jesus Christ ascended to God the Father. During the forty days of Easter, and especially in the first week - the most solemn - visit each other's homes, give cakes and colored eggs, Easter igry.V play during Easter week in all the churches, as a rule, allowed anyone to ring the bells .

In Russia, food blessed at Easter and distributed to the poor. It is believed that vpaskhalnoe nelzyarabotat Sunday.

By giving the old, old men on Easter combed their hair, to have as many grandchildren as hair, and washed with old gold and silver to get rich. Girls whispering during the service asked for a good husband.

Many in the Easter holiday visit the cemetery where the graves of their loved ones. The Orthodox Church has established a special day for the general church of All Souls' - Memorial, which is celebrated on Tuesday the second week after Easter.

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