Groups Of Dancers And Musicians Are Celebrating Timkat Timkat Ceremony Of The Et ...
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Description: groups of dancers and Musicians are celebrating timkat Timkat ceremony of the ethiopian orthodox church in Addis Ababa . timkat or Epiphany is the biggest church ceremony of the orthodox church . Replicas of the tablets of stone of the ten commandments and replicas of the Ark of the Covenant are carried on the head of priests to a central place to celebrate Timkat . Dancing and singing is a central part of the festival . Timkat is also the celebration of the baptism of Jesus , for this purpose sacred water is distributed Africa , East Africa , Ethiopia , Addis Ababa , January 2010