Ukrainian Easter Egg.
Chicken Pysanka # 24
|Chicken Pysanka. Fish and other traditional design elements and symbols.
Fish: a symbol of Christianity, suggests abundance, baptism, regenerative powers and sacrifice.
Rose or star: signify purity, life, the giver of light, the center of all knowledge as well as beauty, elegance and perfection. In the Christian context, the star or rose becomes the herald of Christ's birth, a symbol of God's love toward man.
Basket: suggests contained knowledge, motherhood, the giver of life and gifts.
Meander: emphasizes harmony and motion depicting infinity, waves and immortality.