Christmas Traditions in Ethiopia
December 16, 2013
christmas in ethiopia
photo credit: Aklilu Kassaye/WV

We thought families in our Ethiopia program may enjoy this article from World Vision Magazine on how Christmas is celebrated in Ethiopia. Some of their traditions are similar to ours, such as sharing a special meal with family and friends or going to church. Others are more unique, such as gathering for a game of Gena Chewata (somewhat like hockey) on Christmas afternoon.

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