Easter in Ethiopia

“The Easter (fasika) rains as the permanent Christian holiday in Ethiopia, GENNA nonetheless remains a major religious and cultural event drawing crowds to churches throughout the country especially the ancient Lalibella Church where crowds fill a large mass of the area. Pilgrims linger at Lalibela’s famed Saint Giorgis rock church after many others have returned home to feast. The towns 11 rock-hewn churches are said to have been carved with the help of angels over 800 years ago.” Ammanuel Habtam

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  • December 5, 2018