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CRRC Easter Event 2024

 

On 27th March 2024, CRRC ZELC EUROPE organized an Easter event for its employees, introducing the cultural background of Easter and sharing European traditions with its Chinese employees. The event program includes a presentation introducing the history of Easter, national holidays in different European countries, symbols, traditional festive dishes and Easter customs of Austria; Easter Egg Hunt; Enjoying traditional dishes together; Easter egg fight; Painting easter eggs and decorating the easter tree.

 

CRRC Easter Event 

 

Date of Easter

The first Sunday after the first full moon after the beginning of spring (21st March)

 

History of Easter

Ash Wednesday – Lent starts 46 days before Easter Sunday (40 days of Lent, excluding Sundays)

Palm Sunday – Sunday before Easter; Jesus’ entry into Jerusalem

Maundy Thursday – Thursday before Easter; The Last Supper

Good Friday– Friday before Easter; Crucifixion of Jesus

Easter Sunday – Resurrection of Jesus

Easter Monday – Encounter with Jesus on the way to Emmaus

 

Traditional Easter Dishes in Austria

“Osterschinken” – Ham in bread

“Osterpinze” – Round-shaped sweet bread

“Osterlamm” – Lamb shaped cake

Easter eggs

 

Easter Customs

Easter Egg Hunt


Easter Egg Fight
Enjoying traditional Easter dishes together
 


Painting Easter Eggs
 


Decorating the Easter Tree

 

 

Embracing different cultural backgrounds the Corporate Social Responsibility & Cultural Exchange Center of CRRC in Vienna organizes traditional celebration events for European and Chinese festivals, deepening the cultural understanding of the employees and strengthening their bonds.

 


Spread the joy of Easter together!