Category Archives: Culture and Tradition

Boxemännchen: Luxembourg’s Traditional Treat Of St. Nicholas Day

My Ethiopian gastronomic journey here in Luxembourg City, presents yet another delicious and full of character treat on my plate. “This magical, marvelous food on our plate, this sustenance we absorb, has a story to tell. It has a journey.” … Continue reading

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Nostalgia: Damera In The Neighborhood Of Addis Ababa

To commemorate beautiful memories of traditional celebrations in Ethiopia – Damera. Happy Holiday!

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SCHUEBERFOUER: The Traditional Event Of Luxembourg

A must-do experience! Fun!

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Tsome Kudade: Ethiopian Lent Offering Season

It’s a season, when body and soul merge for sacred duality, when conscious living pervades and when vegetables, fruits, grains and legumes honored more than ever. It’s a season, when fifty something days before every Fasika (Ethiopian Easter) becomes challenging, … Continue reading

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Ethiopian Epiphany: Timket And Gondar

“Supreme spiritual delight is a guarantee for all travelers around the world while visiting the cradle of humanity – Ethiopia. The sacredness of visiting Ethiopia lies on coming back Home – visiting the grandmother of all humanity – and being … Continue reading

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Ethiopian New Year Song

A particular song about New Year, is an integral part of Enkutatash (Ethiopian New Year) celebration in Ethiopia. In giving homage to the coming New Year, which Ethiopia is going to welcome on September 11, 2017, I picked two cherished … Continue reading

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Ethiopian Coffee: Little piece of Home

As an Ethiopian, to experience a little piece of home, making Ethiopian traditional coffee and roasted sweet corn for finding more comfort from home while living abroad is the best way to go. While having coffee in Luxembourg, I couldn’t … Continue reading

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