Nishant Pandey enjoys Easter festivities
On the occasion of Easter, the celebration of Jesus Christ’s resurrection. Actor Nishant Pandey is popularly remembered for featuring in television shows like Zindagi Wins, Gumrah – End of Innocence and Emotional Atyachar awaits the festivities.
He says, “As I come from a background where my maternal family is orthodox Christians, Easter always has been a much-awaited family celebration of the year. It all starts from good Friday, we remember the crucifixion of Jesus as we mourn his presence, knowing there is always sunlight after darkness we wait for easter.”
Nishant who made his acting debut playing the protagonist in the show ‘Khwabon Ke Darmiyaan’ reveals about the celebration.
He continues, “I being half Christian from my maternal side, easter for us is always about family gettogether, meeting the elderly, hogging on delicacies especially payassum and easter cake. So from the morning, we start with writing beautiful notes on easter egg, we decorate easter goodies like eggshells and bake cake; mentioning our joy, happiness, thoughts, and love for the day.”
The actor says he’s a foodie and the festival is about good. He tells, “I’m a huge foodie and the festivities is all about feast. It comes as an opportunity to share meals with our loved ones. As to mark the celebration we feast on heavy breakfast or lunch which can be either uppam and chicken curry or any gracious food followed by sweet dishes like pudding, payasam and bun cakes. We also distribute sweets, food, and gifts around our neighbors, extended families, and needy ones.”