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Timket, Epiphany 11 Days

Timket, Epiphany 11 Days

Timket, Timkat, Ethiopian Religious FestivalsIn Ethiopia; religion, especially Orthodox Tewahedo is inseparable part of life. The Orthodox Tewahedo Church ceremonies are unique and impressive; especially Timket and Meskel festivals which provide colorful ceremonies and celebrations. People dress in traditional costume and celebrate festivals across the country with colorful unique ceremonies such as Enkutatash (New Year),…

Genna Festival, Ethiopian Christmas 11 Days

Genna Festival, Ethiopian Christmas 11 Days

Gena, Ethiopian ChristmasGenna Festival is celebrated on every 05- 08 January after a 40 days fasting among Orthodox Christians. On the eve of Christmas or “Genna” as Ethiopians refer to it, people gather in churches to pray in mass that lasts about 3 hours.The clergies, Priests, Bishop & people lift their voice in hymns and chant…

Fasika,Easter Festival in Ethiopia 11 Days

Fasika,Easter Festival in Ethiopia 11 Days

Fasika,Easter Festival in EthiopiaFasika (Easter) falls on every 27 April. The Ethiopian Orthodox Church offers special daily prayers during the Fasika season. The church members and those who offer spiritual teachings in the church do not eat until 3 o’clock in the afternoon with the exception of Saturday and Sunday when prayers are conducted early…

Kulubi Saint Gabriel Festival 16 Days

Kulubi Saint Gabriel Festival 16 Days

Kulubi Saint Gabriel Festival Kulubi – Saint Gabriel Festival The church was built in 1880.The festival of Saint Gabriel (Kulubi Gabriel), the Archangel, is celebrated on every December (Tahsas) 19 Ethiopian calendar (December 28 Gregorian calendar) which culminates in a pilgrimage to Kulubi, about 68 kilometers from Dire Dawa. Orthodox Tewahedo (one in union) Christians…