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Lalibela

Baye Felleke

Lalibela

a general survey of the rock churches

by Baye Felleke

  • 190 Want to read
  • 37 Currently reading

Published by Alem Printers in Addis Ababa .
Written in English


Edition Notes

StatementBaye Feleke
The Physical Object
Pagination193 p. :
Number of Pages193
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24908333M
LC Control Number2011344133

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When Lalibela, Priest King of Ethiopia, is murdered at the hands of his jealous step-brother and step-sister, and buried in the cleft of a rock face, he has a vision of the Archangel Michael, who instructs him to build ten churches.3/5(1).

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Priest holding a candle and reading the year old Holy Book of Gabriel in Bet Gabriel-Rufael, one of Lalibela's famous rock-hewn churches, Lalibela ranks among one of the world's greatest Christian religio-historical sites, Lalibela, Ethiopia Neuware - Lalibela is a town in northern Ethiopia.

Lalibela is one of Ethiopia's holiest cities, second only to Aksum, and is a center of pilgrimage for much of the country. Unlike Aksum, the population of Lalibela is almost completely Ethiopian Orthodox Christian. Mercier's and Lepage's Lalibela is a book wholly worthy of its subject.

The achievement of the churches, the complexity of their sculpted architecture, the meanings and influences of the decoration and artefacts can all be gleaned from its beautifully produced pages/5(9). The site Lalibela was originally called Roha, but it eventually took the name of King Lalibela, who ruled around C.E.

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Lalibela (ላሊበላ) is history and mystery frozen in stone, its soul alive with the rites and awe of Christianity at its most ancient and unbending. No matter what you’ve heard about Lalibela, no matter how many pictures you’ve seen of its breathtaking rock-hewn churches, nothing can prepare you for the reality of seeing it for yourself.

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From Addis Ababa International Airport, there is at least one flight per day to Lalibela. Book in advance. There is also one bus every day – although the journey takes 2 days with a stopover in Dessie. From Bahir Dar, take a minibus to Gashena and from there, take another one to Lalibela.

Note that the latest bus from Gashena to Lalibela. Lalibela, the best-known Zagwe emperor, ruled at the beginning of the 13th century and is known for building the monolithic rock-hewn churches at the Zagwe capital, which was later renamed for him.

Zagwe rule was destined to be short-lived, for at the end of the.The Lalibela churches are carved from soft volcanic rock, some cut into the face of a cliff, and others in carved pits accessed by long passages or trenches.

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