TIMKET – (Epiphany)
*. HISTORY OF THE FESTIVAL
Timket is the greatest festival of the Ethiopian year, falling just 2 weeks after Ethiopian Christmas.
It is actually a 3-day affair preceded by the eve of Timket when the dramatic processionstake place through a night of fasting, to the great day itself and the commemoration of Christ’s baptism in the Jordan River. 85 more words