The religious Epiphany Holiday (Timket) was observed today nationwide in colorful manner.
Asmara, 19 January 2015 – The religious Epiphany Holiday (Timket) was observed today nationwide in colorful manner.
The observance here in the capital witnessed the participation of thousands of the faithful during which prayer service and benediction was given by the Central region’s Secretary of the Holy Synod, His Holiness Abune Petros.
Memhir Elias Habtai outlined the historical background of Timket Holiday.
According to reports, the Managing Director of the Central region, Mr. Zerit Tewoldebirhan and other senior government officials, as well as invited guests took part in the observance.