Demera celebrated colorfully throughout Ethiopia

Addis Ababa, Ethiopia – Demera, the eve of the Finding of the True Cross (Maskel) upon…

The Celebration of ‘Maskal’ – Finding of the True Cross

BY ERMIAS GULILAT Maskal is an ancient seasonal rite, which has become an integral part of the…

Abune Paulos buried

Addis Ababa, Ethiopia - Thousands of Ethiopian Orthodox Christians gathered on Thursday at the St. Trinity Cathedral…

EOC Holy Synod appoints Abune Nathnael as Caretaker Patriarch

Addis Ababa, Ethiopia (ENA) – The Ethiopian Orthodox Church Holy Synod has appointed Arssi Diocese Patriarch,…

Ethiopian Orthodox Church patriarch Abune Paulos dies

The head of the Ethiopian Orthodox Church, Abune Paulos, has died aged 76, the government has…

Traditional Coffee Ceremony at Sidamo Coffee and Tea in Maple Lawn offers a weekly taste of Ethiopia

By L¿Oreal ThompsonKenfe Bellay, owner of Sidamo Coffee and Tea in Fulton, is on a mission to spread his…

Ethiopia’s Konso cling to tradition, earning UN recognition

KONSO, Ethiopia — The booming drums and lusty singing of Ethiopia’s Konso tribe, celebrating their hometown…

Ethiopian Hospitality: Myth or Reality?

By Meron Tekleberhan   Addis Ababa, Ethiopia – According to several tourist guides and history books,…

Goethe-Institut marks 50 years of service in Ethiopia

Addis Ababa, Ethiopia -  “Today is a day of joy and celebration – 50 years of…