Ethiopian Timiket – Baptism – Christian Orthodox Celebration of Epiphany

Ethiopian Timket - Lalibela
Timiket, which means “baptism” in Amharic, is the Ethiopian Orthodox Tewahido Church’s celebration of Epiphany*, which represents the baptism of Jesus Christ in the Jordan River by John the Baptist. The Timiket celebration in Lalibela is considered the most colorful, vibrant festival of the year.

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