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Easter Sunday Observed Around the World

See celebrations from across the globe.

Vatican City, Vatican ANDREAS SOLARO/AFP/Getty Images Vatican City, Vatican Pope Francis delivers the "Urbi et Orbi" blessing from the balcony of St Peter's basilica. St. Petersburg, Russia NurPhoto/NurPhoto via Getty Images St. Petersburg, Russia An Easter procession during service at St. Isaac's Cathedral. Bab Sharqi, Syria LOUAI BESHARA/AFP/Getty Images Bab Sharqi, Syria People perform during an Easter parade in a Christian neighborhood of Old Damascus. Ouro Preto, Brazil DOUGLAS MAGNO/AFP/Getty Images Ouro Preto, Brazil A young citizen of Brazil's historic city of Ouro Preto participates in an Easter Sunday procession. Ouro Preto, Brazil DOUGLAS MAGNO/AFP/Getty Images Ouro Preto, Brazil An Easter Sunday procession, representing the resurrection of Christ, saunters through the streets. Windsor, England WPA Pool/Getty Images Windsor, England Dean of Windsor and Queen Elizabeth II are seen after Easter service at St. George's Chapel. Addis Ababa, Ethiopia Anadolu Agency/Getty Images Addis Ababa, Ethiopia People gather for Hosanna Day (Happiness Day) at the Medhane Alem Cathedral. Beijing, China -/AFP/Getty Images Beijing, China More than one thousand young models wear bunny costumes on Easter Sunday as they attempt to set a Guinness world record for the largest number of people dressed as rabbits. New York City Stephanie Keith/Getty Images New York City A woman wears an Easter bonnet during the annual Easter parade which dates back to the 1870s. Jerusalem, Israel Chris McGrath/Getty Images Jerusalem, Israel Pope Tawadros II, leader of Egypt's Coptic Orthodox Church, holds Easter mass at the Church of the Holy Sepulchre in the Old City. Jerusalem, Israel Chris McGrath/Getty Images Jerusalem, Israel A woman from Eritrea and her baby pray at the Stone of Anointing to celebrate Easter Sunday at the Church of the Holy Sepulchre in the Old City. Gaza City, Palestine NurPhoto/NurPhoto via Getty Images Gaza City, Palestine Young children hold candles during Easter prayers at the Church of Saint Porphyrius.