How Easter Is Commemorated All Over The Globe

How Easter Is Commemorated All Over The Globe

Happy Easter Sunday To All celebrating this auspicious holiday. Here are a few special ways that easter is celebrated all over the world. Time to bask in the amazing cultural diversity all over the globe.

1. Northumberland

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 Religious Pilgrims carry the cross on the final leg of the Northern Cross pilgrimage to Holy Island near Berwick-upon-Tweed

  2. England

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Live show of Jesus during The Wintershall’s ‘The Passion of Jesus’ performed in front of crowds on Good Friday

3. Spain

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Performers take part in the Holy Thursday Biblical parade in the Murcia province of Spain

4. Philippines

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 Pilgrims are nailed to wooden crosses during the re-enactment of the crucifixion of Jesus Christ on Good Friday in San Pedro Cutud village

5. America

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The scene of the crucifixion of Jesus Christ is re-enacted by villagers during the religious rites on Good Friday in San Pedro

6. Rome

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Pope Francis kisses the foot of a refugee during a foot-washing ritual at the Castelnuovo di Porto refugee centre near Rome

7. Manila

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A woman takes a selfie with an actor playing the role of Jesus during the re-enactment of the suffering and crucifixion of Jesus in a street play in Manila

8. Jerusalem

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Pilgrims walking where Jesus last walked 

9. Mexico

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Burning a giant 5-meter tall figure representing Judas in Mexico city on Good Friday 

10. Iraq

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Iraqi Christians pray during Easter mass at Mar Youssif Chaldean Church in Baghdad, Iraq

11. Koria

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South Korean Catholics pray for peace on the Korean Peninsula

12. South Africa

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Worshippers offer prayers to celebrate Easter and for former president Nelson Mandela, Johannesburg

13.India

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Indian Christians receiving communion during an early morning Easter Mass in Bangalore, India

14. PAKISTAN

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Pakistani Christians attend an Easter Mass at Saint Patrick’s Cathedral in Karachi on Easter Sunday.

holi-feast-3Also See: No One Is Asking You To Celebrate Holi; Just Asking You To Respect It

 

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