The celebration of Greek Orthodox Easter is filled with rich and colorful Easter traditions, including the decorating of the epitaphios, building bonfires, shooting off fireworks at midnight, and enjoying a feast of lamb.
|St. Tito's Church Heraklion. Good Friday preparations||Making Epitaphios decorations||Adorning the Bier of Christ||Greek Orthodox Cathedral of St. Minas|
|Inside the Church of St. Minas||Chandelier in the Cathedral||Lighting Candles at St. Minas Cathedral||Ancient Church Draws Faithful|
|A family prepares for tonight's bonfire, Chersonissos, Crete||Boys Building the Easter Eve Bonfire||Chersonissos Harbor, Easter Saturday||Judas effigy and scaffolding|