Pascha


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Noun1.Pascha - the Jewish feast of the PassoverPascha - the Jewish feast of the Passover  
Feast of the Unleavened Bread, Passover, Pesach, Pesah - (Judaism) a Jewish festival (traditionally 8 days from Nissan 15) celebrating the exodus of the Israelites from Egypt
2.Pascha - the Christian festival of Easter
Easter - a Christian celebration of the Resurrection of Christ; celebrated on the Sunday following the first full moon after the vernal equinox
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Maslenitsa is an Eastern Slavic religious and folk holiday, celebrated during the last week before Great Lent, that is, the eighth week before Eastern Orthodox Pascha.
We are proud to announce that Pascha Kelley, a Birmingham resident, has joined the Ziglar Team.
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Easter is deeply ingrained in Greek culture -- so much so that we have two names for it: Lambri, which means 'brilliant one', and Pascha, from the Hebrew for Passover.
Shelley College students Pascha Lindley and Sophia Askari, both 14, have been spending their time promoting the importance of healthy lifestyles to their peers in the battle to beat cancer in young people.
Beautifully and profusely illustrated in full color, "Heaven Meets Earth: Celebrating Pascha and the Twelve Feasts" by John Kosmas Skinas is specially designed to enhance a family celebration of the Great Feasts of the Orthodox Church.
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This documentary was filmed in Cologne's 12 story Pascha Club.
The moment you tear the silver wrapping off a bar of Pascha Organic Dark Chocolate, a unique, bittersweet aroma of dark chocolate fills the room.