In Hungary Easter Sunday and Easter Monday are public holidays.
There are many customs and traditions surrounding Easter and most of them are about celebrating spring and rebirth.
Egg painting is one of the oldest traditions, in fact it’s older than Hungary – painted eggs were found in some graves dating back to the pre-Magyar times.
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Egg decorating became a form of art and it’s still part of the Easter celebrations today.
Traditional Easter meals include boiled smoked ham, horseradish, boiled eggs, potato salad and Easter bread.
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