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Ethiopia – Timket in the City of Gondar 2017

Posted on 04 April,2017

Coverage of the largest Timket celebration in Ethiopia in Gondar famously called the Camelot of Ethiopia. Many of the interviews of tourists, tourism officials and participants is inside royal courtyards of Emperor Fasilides who reigned between 1632 and1667, a pivotal figure in the history of Ethiopia and the founder of this city.

Filming of the Timket, 2017 celebration with large crowds, priests chanting and swinging incense back and forth follows. A spiritual chorus of people wearing golden headgear and white gowns walks towards the famous Fasilides Bath. Later in this video, a priest dips a large golden cross inside this bath and young people dive in.  Read the whole DireTube Article