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Easter in Finland is filled with witches, fun traditions and flavours

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Finnish Easter, witches, virvon varvon, pasha, mämmi, children, church, bonfire, Palm Sunday, Easter Sunday, Finland

Finnish children also plant grass seeds in shallow dishes of soil and place birch twigs in vases of water, and watch eagerly for green shoots and “mouse-ear” buds to appear symbolising the springtime reawakening of life.

At Easter Swedish children dress up as witches and go door-to-door spreading Easter cheer and receiving candies or small coins in return… a little like Halloween, but without the option of choosing your own costume.

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In Finland, Sweden & Denmark, children dress in rags like witches, carry an empty kettle and enjoy a mini Halloween-style trick-or-treating celebration for Easter. Another obscure Easter tradition - click the picture to read more!

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This is how kids in sweden dress up for easter. Easter witches

Kids in Sweden dress up as Easter witches!

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Fazer Mignon eggs  - a delicious smooth hazelnut flavored chocolate in a real egg shell. Finnish Easter treat.

Fazer Mignon eggs - a delicious smooth hazelnut flavored chocolate in a real egg shell.

Easter decorations in Finland

Easter decorations in Finland

In finland you can get these real egg shells filled with chocolate

In finland you can get these real egg shells filled with chocolate

Fazer Mignon eggs - a delicious smooth hazelnut flavored chocolate in a real egg shell.

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