Ethiopia bum fire (MESKEL)

IMG_9655                     IMG_9662                                                              Ethiopia is country which have here own calendar system that began from 16 century B.C so Ethiopian bum fire ceremony is one of Ethiopian ancient holly days that celebrated by most Ethiopian orthodox Christians and others. this ceremony represents that Ethiopian queen Helena found the cross of Jesus which hidden buy Jewish in Israel for  hundred years on the specific place called house of Golgotha using though burning wood called (Chibo)in Ethiopia. this ceremony is c celebrates all people by goes to a wide squire or meskele squire  and the pop (priest) begin to babitaize and began to burn the chibo or the wood then after a while people began to celebrate together.

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