Religious in Gonder

Timkat

This three-day celebration of the Epiphany (Christ's baptism), is marked with special fervour in Gonder. White-robed faithful throng the streets and churches in solemn processions, with a less solemn event at Fasila…
Religious in Gonder

Meskel

Gonder is a fine place to be for this important national festival that marks the 'finding of the True Cross' by the Empress Helena in the 4th century. Expect bonfires, priests in full regalia and much pageantry.