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Sacramento parishoners march on Holy Saturday

Hundreds of parishioners marched in a bilingual pilgrimage to seven parishes in a procession to celebrate Holy Saturday and Easter Sunday on Saturday, April 15, 2017. The pilgrimage started at St. Elizabeth and ended at Our Lady of Guadalupe near Southside Park in Sacramento.

Religion

Elk Grove Easter musical is a big production

The Rock Church's Easter musical production of “For What Purpose” is being staged with vocalists, a band, a large cast and crew, and even livestock. The production at the 1,200-member Elk Grove church, 8520 Bradshaw Road, is in its 18th year.

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Painting intricate Ukrainian Easter eggs

Mark Ivicic creates intricate Ukrainian Easter eggs and describes the process of using a kistka to spread wax on the pysanka egg. Ivicic's eggs will be shown at the Bellefonte Art Museum in Pennsylvania. He creates the eggs in honor of his late aunt.

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Students coated with festive colors, celebrating Spring Festival of Holi

UC Davis students celebrated the Spring Festival of Holi, where they forgive and forget, play, laugh and make new friends. Students doused each other in powdered color from head-to-toe, rinsing off with massive squirt guns while a DJ cranks out a variety of Bollywood hits interspersed with a few American hits as well. The Indian Graduate Student Association and the friends of the UC Davis Arboretum hosted the party on Sunday, March 12, 2017.

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Sacramento parishoners march on Holy Saturday

Hundreds of parishioners marched in a bilingual pilgrimage to seven parishes in a procession to celebrate Holy Saturday and Easter Sunday on Saturday, April 15, 2017. The pilgrimage started at St. Elizabeth and ended at Our Lady of Guadalupe near Southside Park in Sacramento.
Andrew Seng The Sacramento Bee
Sacramento parishoners march on Holy Saturday 0:37

Sacramento parishoners march on Holy Saturday

Elk Grove Easter musical is a big production 1:08

Elk Grove Easter musical is a big production

Painting intricate Ukrainian Easter eggs 2:18

Painting intricate Ukrainian Easter eggs

Students coated with festive colors, celebrating Spring Festival of Holi 1:12

Students coated with festive colors, celebrating Spring Festival of Holi