In pictures: Celebrating Easter across Asia

Catholic nuns carry the Holy Cross during the annual Good Friday ceremony at the St. Joseph’s Cathedral in Hanoi. Source: Reuters/ KHAM

ASIA is a great place to be during Easter – the weather is warm and fairly dry, and the crowds from the West would have subsided from the Christmas peak.

As traditions and celebrations vary across the region, here’s a glimpse of how Easter was signified in select countries throughout Asia.