In Photos: Marking Easter Sunday
Pope Francis arrives to lead the Easter mass at St Peter’s Square.
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The procession of the Risen Holy Child, a Spanish tradition, sees about 150 people light 10,000 firecrackers to celebrate the resurrection of Christ on Easter Sunday.
Photograph: Pepe Torres/EPA
New York City
The annual Easter parade along Fifth Avenue dates back to the 1870s and attracts thousands of people each year.
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