Tag Archives: Ethiopian Traditional Clothing

Shopping: Ethiopian Traditional Wedding Dress

As always here in Ethiopia many weddings are going to take place after Abey Tsome (long lent offering) comes to an end on May 1, 2016 for this year. Ethiopian brides to be, go shopping for Ethiopian traditional wedding dress … Continue reading

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Heading To GONDAR For TIMKET CELEBRATION

Timket – Ethiopian Epiphany is going to fall on January 20, 2016. Gondar is one of the best places to celebrate Timket. Ye Hager Libs – Ethiopian traditional clothing – is a genuine way to be embellished with on Timket … Continue reading

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PAGUMIENE: The 13th Month Of Ethiopian Calendar

“Time is a dressmaker specializing in alterations.” – Faith Baldwin Like the Egyptian Coptic, Ethiopian calendar have a year of 13 months. The first 12 months have 30 days each, and the last 13th month has 5 days and 6 … Continue reading

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Ethiopian Cultural Event Compendium

A day of celebration in honoring ETHIOPIAN CULTURE via art, music, traditional costume, food, drink and dance; here in the rhythmic cosmopolitan African City – Addis Ababa. Leading armchair travelers from all over the world, through one of the many … Continue reading

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The Aura Of ASHENDA Over Addis Ababa

Ashenda is a particular religious and cultural celebration which takes place at the end of Ethiopian year (August – September) in most of the Northern Ethiopia regions. Ashenda takes place right after the two-week-long Lent Offering (Tsome Filseta) – which … Continue reading

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Tis Abay: Walkabout To The Blue Nile Falls

There is an interesting trail that needs to be covered via a thrillingly challenging 30 – minute walk through the remarkable Tis Abay village in order to reach the main viewpoint over Tis Abay (the Blue Nile Falls). For me … Continue reading

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