The ABC of Greek Easter - Η αλφαβήτα του Πάσχα
‘The ABC of Greek Easter’ is a Greek educational bilingual book for children and families to reconnect with the cultural traditions and events, from the beginning of Apokries right through to Easter Sunday of Greek Orthodox Easter. This marks the celebration of the life, death and resurrection of Christ.
Beautiful illustrations help captivate the interest of young readers to understand the significance and meaning behind Easter prayers, hymns, the Lent period, traditional Easter foods and sweets, and specifically focusing on the powerfully moving events of Holy Week.
'The ABC of Greek Easter' book will cover the following:
- Cheesefare Sunday
- Clean Monday and Kouloumia
- The Annunciation of the Theotokos
- Palm Sunday
- Traditional Easter preparations such as dyeing of red eggs, tsourekia, kalitsounia, koulourakia
- Lazarus Saturday and Lazarakia
- Carols of Lazarus
- Lady Lent
- Saturday of Souls and Kolliva
- Traditions of the Godparent
- Holy Unction service
- The Holy Trinity
- The Last Supper
- Jesus' Resurrection
- Easter hymns
- Holy Flame
- Jesus Prayer
- Resurrection prayer
It is the perfect keepsake gift for your children, grandchildren, nieces/nephews, godchildren, baby shower, birth of a baby, christening, have on display or to include in a beautiful gift/hamper.
All books authored by Panagiota Andreadakis are exclusively distributed by Stelakis. All rights reserved.
© Panagiota Andreadakis Text and Illustrations.
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Such a beautiful book with great explanations of Easter.
I cannot begin to describe the warm feeling you get when you read this book. Thoughtfully written with gorgeous illustrations, it has made for a perfect Easter gift for my godson providing his curious young mind with an in depth understanding of our traditions and faith. Thank you for the quick and well packaged shipping! I look forward to purchasing your Christmas book also.
Absolutely beautiful!! Arrived so quick and beautifully packaged. I sent this as a gift to USA for my cousin, she has received the gift and loves it. Thankyou.