The origin of Easter.
In Germany, Easter is a special holiday that has produced many Easter customs over the centuries. Some of these customs have non-christian meanings, some of which come from B.C. Here people hold a lot of celebration of the Spring Festival to express the worship of the sun and the herd of cattle and sheep, the wish of wugu fengdeng. Or people will celebrate the highest festival of the church year with ceremonious religious ceremonies and carols. For a long time, the Easter celebration was always full of variety and variety.
Bonfires are everywhere in north and central Germany during Easter. Each place has its own tradition of festivals, and the oldest custom is to drive away the winter and pay homage to the sun. The Easter bonfire purifies everything and brings prosperity, growth and good harvest.
In Germany, Easter eggs without Easter are unthinkable. The eggs are painted in color, or hollowed out, or cooked. People are free to use their creativity to make all kinds of eggs. These little pieces of art are being displayed on numerous Easter markets, and are being sold as a house and garden ornament along with a representative Easter cake.
Many German towns and cities celebrate Easter with a unique, sometimes quirky, and even funny way of celebrating Easter. In addition to known as the pilgrimage on foot, Easter ritual and riding do these very hard before Easter activity, some places will also be held eggs, egg roll, throwing eggs and throwing eggs and other sports.
The Easter schedule.
A very special Easter custom in the northern highlands of Friesland, especially for children: rolling eggs and throwing eggs. This useful Easter egg must have been cooked before the game. People roll them as far or as high as possible on the grass, and the eggs should not be damaged. In some places, eggs roll down slopes, embankments and dunes. The participants took turns. If the egg rolls down before it hits the egg, the previous egg belongs to the later egg.
The last intact egg is the winning egg. In other games, the farthest person who throws the eggs the farthest or the farthest is the winner. At the end of the game, people will put all the game's damage eggs and some other food to eat, including rogge wine, liqueur and shochu egg yolk, they make comfortable many cold season.