Easter in Brazil

Easter 2022 in Brazil

A significant part of the Brazilian population consists of Catholics, and for them Easter is the largest and most sacred religious holiday of Easter.

Easter = 17 April 2022

Many Centuries ago, German emigrants started celebrating Easter in Brazil: On this day, feast services are held in churches according to the tradition.


Brazilian people celebrate this day by giving chocolate eggs wrapped in a glossy festive package with a toy inside. A large number of people buy these packages when the celebrations begins. Usually People decorate the festive table with a sweet Easter cake filled with small pieces of fruit, which is like a cross shape. It is better to purchase such things in advance, because it is really very difficult to buy them on the occasion of the Resurrection Easter in Brazil.