Tour in Ethiopia for Muslim Festivals
Muslim festivals are celebrated all over the country depending on the Lunar Calendar, like other Muslim countries in the world. The most colorfully celebrated ones are detailed hereunder:
Id-Al-Adha -Hajj Pilgrimage (ARAFA)
A national holiday celebrating the end of the Hajj Pilgrimage to Mecca. In Ethiopia, the holiday is most colourfully celebrated at Gurage Zone and Addis Ababa.
'Mawlid' - Birth of the Prophet Mohammed
A national holiday celebrating the birthday of the Prophet Mohammed.
'Id Al Fiter' - The End of Ramadan
A national holiday to celebrate the end of the month of fasting.
- All Muslim festivals takes place colourfully all the over the country. More colourfully in big cities and towns.