Tag Archives: Siljo

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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Addis Ababa: Healthy Soul Food Joint

While out stalking the city, what could be more rewarding to accidentally discover hidden gems of local soul food joint that bring super food out to the main street… and for me this unexpectedly rewarding ordinary everyday life experience is … Continue reading

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Siljo: Exotic Ethiopian Fasting Cuisine

It is all about commemorating Abiy Tsom -55 days long LENT offering or fasting season before Fasika (Ethiopian Easter Holiday) -which has been taking place since Feb 24, 2014  and which is going to last until April 20, 2014 for … Continue reading

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