There are four types of painted eggs – krapanka, scratch, krashanka and pysanka. Many legends, superstitions, legends, customs, traditions, and rites are associated with Easter eggs and painted eggs (Easter eggs). Easter egg – an egg decorated with traditional symbols, which are written with wax and dyes. In the minds of many peoples, the egg embodied the source of life and the universe. Researchers believe that the Ukrainian pysanka has more than 100 symbolic drawings. The first finds of painted shells in Ukraine date back to the IV century BC.