The very preparation for Easter begins Holy Week from Monday to Saturday.
On this day, you need to start cleaning house. A special place is given to washing the windows. Since ancient times it was believed that clean windows let the light in the holiday home.
According to the old customs of the day it was supposed to do "juicy milk" .Tolkli hemp and flax seed mixed with water and fed cattle. To preserve it from all sorts of diseases.
In the middle of Holy Week our ancestors gathered melt water, it is diluted in salt and sprayed their homes, livestock, to the whole year, there was no evil eye.
Maundy Thursday is called and clean. On this day thoroughly clean the house and decorate it, but do not revenge (sweep can be from Monday to Wednesday). A little clean water is necessary to stock up on Sunday to wash her face.
On this day, you need to count all the money three times to live a whole year without need. By the way, for the same reason since Thursday before Easter, the house does not give and can not stand.
The heaviest day when Christ was crucified. On this day the faithful necessarily strictly fasting and praying a lot.
On Friday, bake cakes and paint balls. Keep the eggs until the resurrection should be refrigerated.
On this day, from morning to night in the temples are Easter cakes, Easter eggs, and to sanctify them.
If someone did not have time to bake cakes, it can be done on Saturday. But not on Sunday.
Instead of "Good morning" wake up, all his relatives and friends to say, "Christ is Risen!"
Start the day with the need to wash the Thursday waterputting it in something silver. Such washing will bring beauty and wealth. And then the Easter feast. It begins with the consecration of eggs. It is believed that this practice strengthens the family.