Category Archives: Events

Hidar: Annual Feast of The Archangel St. Michael

Hidar is the third month of a yearly Ethiopian calendar which contains thirteen months.  It’s a month when the spirit of new beginning celebration gives away to the anticipation and preparation of the coming big events and celebrations – Genna … Continue reading

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Ypres: An Emotional Journey Through Flanders Fields

This very humbling journey, specifically took place in the west Flanders of Belgium, dotted with cemeteries and memorials – reminder of FIRST WORLD WAR. The obvious destination of this particular journey was Ypres, to be part of a humbling ceremony … Continue reading

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SCHUEBERFOUER: The Traditional Event Of Luxembourg

A must-do experience! Fun!

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Luxembourg City From The City Skyliner

It’s a sporadically exciting 7 minutes, of rising 72 m high up in the sky and slowly rotating 3600 for panoramic view of beautiful Luxembourg city, in a very comfortable cabin of the 81 m highest mobile observation tower in … Continue reading

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FILSETA: Ethiopian Feast Of Saint Mary The Virgin

Ethiopian Orthodox religion devotees, commemorates a day which worldwide known as Assumption day, by fasting for 15 days (August 7 -21) which locally know as Tsome Filseta. It is on the 16th day (August 22,2017), devotees break the fasting by … 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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What’s Out! ADDIS

Addis Ababa’s very own and highly celebrated What’s Out! ADDIS magazine, brings out one of my most liked blog posts about Ethiopian Easter Holiday – Fasika on its April 2016 issue. It is an honor to get recognition for my … Continue reading

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