President Salome Zourabichvili traditionally cooks Paska at Easter
30 April, 2019
President Salome Zourabichvili traditionally cooks Paska at Easter
Salome Zourabichvili, President of Georgia traditionally visits a grocery shop, cooks a special cake Paska and dyes eggs red for Easter. The president believes Easter symbolizes the triumph of good over evil, the day of hope and joy.
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As her ancestors had to emigrate to France during the Soviet Regime in Georgia, Easter has become the most significant Christian holiday for her family. Zourabichvili says that it was her uncle who taught her how to bake Paska. She has always celebrated
the holiday wherever she has to be during her diplomatic missions.
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In November 2018, Georgia elected Salome Zourabichvili as its first female president. The fifth president of Georgia was born, grew up and spent most of her life in Paris. The granddaughter of political refugees who fled Georgia in 1921, she worked for many years in the French diplomatic corps.
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Source: www.ambebi.ge

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