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We had been waiting much of the night by the large ceremonial cistern after the festivities of the day before for dawn to break. When it did the many priests and bishops in their flamboyant robes assembled to pray again and baptise the waiting crowd with holy water as they do each year at Timkut all over the country in celebration of the original baptism of Christ in the River Jordan

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oil palladium leaf

Priests at Timkut festival, Gondar,Ethiopia (2016)


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