Traditions of a Polish Easter

by Staś Kmieć   Easter is one of the prominent religious observances in Poland and throughout Polonia abroad. While religious ceremonies follow the rituals of the Christian church, Easter celebrations have embedded the rich heritage of native Polish culture.   Growing up Polish in America during the prime of the Polish church – the center of the […]

The Legends of the Lenten and Easter Season

Anemone The ancients gathered the anemone to decorate the altars of Venus, since they were the tokens of her love, and also to wreathe the faces of the dead. The idea of immortality seems to have long pertained to it, and is still known in parts of Europe as the Easter flower, or flower of […]