Easter: A Symbol of Resilience in Ukraine’s Fight Against Occupiers

Easter holds profound significance in Ukraine, symbolizing hope, renewal, and resilience in the face of adversity. Amid the ongoing war against Russian occupiers, Easter has been embraced as a symbol of spiritual strength and unity.

The tradition of decorating pysanky, intricately designed Easter eggs, serves as a potent symbol of cultural identity and defiance in the country’s struggle for independence. Churches play a central role during Easter, offering solace and a sense of community to those affected by the conflict.

Despite the challenges, the Easter celebrations in Ukraine stand as a testament to the unwavering spirit of the Ukrainian people in the face of adversity. Through the observance of Easter traditions, Ukrainians demonstrate their determination to preserve their heritage and overcome the trials brought by occupation.

UKRAINE IN FLAMES project is created by Ukraine Crisis Media Center and NGO “Euroatlantic Course”. We are aiming at searching a loud support for Ukraine in the war started by Russia on the 24th of February 2022.

If you want to support Ukraine against Russian aggression, check the link with recommendations by Ukraine Crisis Media Center – https://uacrisis.org/en/help-ukraine.

NGO Euroatlantic Course collects donations to support Ukrainian Army and civilians – https://eac.org.ua/en/main-page/.

How you can help Ukraine against Russian aggression:

Come back alive – https://bit.ly/3Ct6O2L (works directly with the command and personnel of military units, purchasing infrared thermal imaging cameras, night vision goggles, hemostatics etc); 

UNITED 24 – https://bit.ly/3M2mXiT (launched by the President of Ukraine Volodymyr Zelenskyy as the main venue for collecting charitable donations in support of Ukraine. Funds will be transferred to the official accounts of the National Bank of Ukraine and allocated by assigned ministries to cover the most pressing needs)

Army SOS – https://bit.ly/3UYK168 (manages purchases of necessary ammunition, shields, intercommunication and reconnaissance facilities, etc. and delivers all goods directly);

Vostok SOS – https://bit.ly/3Ruut75 (raising funds for various needs of the army).