From church services to pastel eggs — Easter traditions of both a religious and secular nature were well on display across the globe on Sunday.
Although customs vary widely from country to country, for the world’s more than 2 billion Christians, Easter is primarily a celebration of the resurrection of Jesus. The holiday is also called Resurrection Day.
Easter is one of the busiest days of the year for many churches where attendance of those donning their “Sunday best” typically doubles.
Here’s a look at what’s going on around the world on Easter Sunday.