Easter egg from the heart

Traditional Croatian custom at Easter time is coloring eggs and exchanging them as gifts. In spring poultry starts to lay eggs which hide the life strength, and the birth of the little chicken out of the egg symbolizes Jesus Christ coming out from the grave, resurrection and eternal life. Tourist Board of the Koprivnica-Križevci County was the first in Croatia to launch a project to create large Easter eggs painted in the naïve style. (Height 2,05 m, width 1,50 m)

Thanks to cooperation with the Croatian National Tourist Board, eggs that spread the joy of Easter, decorated squares, galleries and exhibition spaces in Rome, Vatican (gift to Holly Father Benedict XVI), New York, Milan, Ferrara, Budapest, Klagenfurt, Bruxelles, Prague, Graz, Salzburg, Wien, Munchen, Bogdanci, Nikšić, Riverside, Pecs, Paris, Riga, Kotor, Međugorje, Subotica, Zagreb, Varaždin, Dubrovnik, Vukovar, Marseille, Unterpullendorf, Tomislavgrad, Orebić, Konstanz, Koprivnica…

 

 

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