|I made this traditional Polish Easter basket for a friend. I hope she has lots of fun with it.|
Maslo (butter) Symbolizes the good will of Christ which all Christians should have towards each other.
Paska (bread) Symbolizes Jesus as the bread of life.
Chrzan (horseradish) Symbolizes the Passion of Christ
Pizanki (decorated eggs) These are decorated with Polish designs. Symbolizing new life and the ressurection from the tomb.
Kielbasa (sausage) Gods favor and generosity.
Sol (salt) Prosperity and justice. People are the flavor of the earth.
Ser (cheese) Symbolizes moderation which all Christians should practice.
Candle Christ is the light of the world.
Palms These are decorated and paraded around by everyone on Easter and Palm Sunday.
Linen Cover Used to cover the basket when it is taken to the church for the priest's blessing.