Thursday, December 4, 2008

Ethiopian Timket

Someone comment earlier today about the video of last year's Timket celebration in Los Angels. This video is a short version of the three day celebration in Ethiopia. The festive and devout celebration of the Ethiopian Orthodox epiphany, three days surrounding January 19, with parades, dancing, singing, prayers and a commemoration of the baptism of Christ by sprinkling the assembled crowds with water blessed by the priests.

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