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Timkat

Timkat is three days celebration, which is held by all the people. It reminds the people of John the Baptist's blessing of Christ in the River Jordan.

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Ashendye

Ashendye marks the end of a two-week-long fast known as Filseta when adherents of Ethiopian orthodox Tewahedo church gather to honour the Virgin Mary.The word “Ashendye” is currently used both in Amharic and Tigrigna language to denote a vertical sewerage channel that passes water down to the ground from the top of a roof.

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GENA – Ethiopian Christmas

Ethiopia Christmas(Gena) is one of the greatest and most colorful festivals on the Ethiopian calendar. At Lalibela, it is celebrated with greater devotion, chanting, dancing, and singing around the rock-hewn churches that were built more than 800 years ago.

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