The Patriarch of Ethiopia
Category: Travel Portraits
Photo and caption by Thiago Vidal
Timkat, or Epiphany, is perhaps the most important celebration in the Ethiopian Orthodox Church. In 2012, it was celebrated on January 20th when I was in Addis Ababa and had the opportunity of attending a ceremony presided by the current Patriarch of Ethiopia, Abuna Paulos, which is here portrayed.
Location: Addis Ababa, Ethiopia