Ethiopian Christians and Muslims had built and preserved a culture of tolerance and peaceful co-existence for 1,400 years.
Anadolu Agency, by Seleshi Tessema Mulata Even as the religious co-existence has been facing threats in Ethiopia, a non-government body representing all faiths is working overtime to promote pluralism and tolerance. Over past many years attacks on houses of worship have taken an increasingly ethnic-nationalist form in the landlocked country situated in the Horn […]
University of Chicago After the death of Cyrus Cambyses inherited his throne. He was the son of Cyrus and Cassandane daughter of Pharnaspes, for whom, when she died before him, Cyrus himself mourned deeply and bade all his subjects mourn also. Cambyses was the son of this woman and Cyrus. He considered the Ionians and Aeolians as slaves inherited from his […]
If the British return the 350 Ethiopian Stolen manuscripts to those who actually can understand it, we might find the cure for COVID-19
Thousand predominantly religious Ethiopian manuscripts and Artifacts were stolen and carried away by 15 elephants and hundreds of mules along with other cultural treasures to Britain —with 350 manuscripts ending up in the British Library. Plundered in 1868, they are kept at the British Library—and an ongoing campaign seeks to bring them home. Atlas By James […]
For For those who are familiar with Ethiopian Orthodox churche teaching know rainbow has deep Symbolic meaning.
Meaning:- Fiery Eye, Keen Of Vision, Appearing As Fire Etymology:- From (1) the verb αιθω (aitho), to light up or kindle, and (2) the noun οψ (ops), eye. The name Ethiopia in the Bible The name Ethiopia is Greek for the Hebrew name Cush or Nubia, the country south of Egypt, which was pretty much the southernmost border of the known world in Biblical […]
Live Science The Maya refer to both a modern-day people who can be found all over the world as well as their ancestors who built an ancient civilization that stretched throughout much of Central America, one that reached its peak during the first millennium A.D. The Maya civilization was never unified; rather, it consisted of […]
Ethiopians have special arsenal under their sleeve if coronavirus becomes epidemic in the country: Areqe (አረቄ)
According to WIRED, your hands are one of the main routes that viruses make their way from surfaces to your respiratory system, so keeping them clean is one of the most effective things you can do to stop yourself contracting the virus. Wash your hands thoroughly with soap and water where possible and if you […]
In Book 3, chapters 16–26, Herodotus narrates the fate of three military expeditions planned by Cambyses. One never gets off the ground, another vanishes in the desert sands, but the third, against the Macrobioi Ethiopians living at the southern edges of the earth, has attained fame despite being no less a failure. Its fame is […]
American Interest JAMES BARNETT From empire to fascist occupation to communism, Ethiopia experienced all the turbulent upheavals of the 20th century. As its leader embarks on a risky reform effort, two recent literary works bring this vital history out of the shadows. In October 2019, Ethiopian Prime Minister and soon-to-be Nobel laureate Abiy Ahmed did […]
The narratives of the Victory of Adwa were told and retold through national histories, literatures, the media and popular culture. These had their own contributions in influencing the collective memory of the people regarding the Victory of Adwa. In this part of the thesis, it will be discussed how the memories of Adwa were represented […]
Olam Speciality Coffee By: MIKE FERGUSON What does he know? He knows many things. He knows the sky and the wind. He knows the sounds the world makes when it welcomes him, and the sounds the world makes when it wants to eat him, or eat his goats. He knows his goats, maybe better than he […]
Apoolo by Jacopo Gnisci Our understanding of the history of the emperors who ruled over late medieval Ethiopia is still quite fragmentary but, as far as we can tell, life at their courts was marked by violence, betrayal, and power struggles. Perhaps the most prominent among these rulers, who belonged to a house that rose […]