Festivals in Ethiopia

Religion is an integral part of Ethiopian life and culture and is celebrated with impressive ceremonies, traditional dress, music and dancing providing a blanket of colorful expression across the country. The most important festivals of The Orthodox Tewahedo Church are Enkutatash (New Year), Meskel (Finding of the True Cross), Ledet (Christmas), Timket (Epiphany) and Fasika (Easter). Islam is also an important religion in Ethiopia and the main festivals are Ramadan, Eid ul-Fitr and Eid-ul-Adha.

Ethiopian New Year ( Enkutatash) Leddet (Ethiopian Christmas)

Ethiopian Meskel Ethiopian Timket (Epiphany) Irecha

Ethiopian Fasika (Easter) Feast Of Saint Gabriel

Hidar Tsion (St. Mary celebration in Axum)