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Lalibela an Underground Mystery

Lalibela an Underground Mystery

Information Lalibela¬ (Amharic:¬ ŠąčŠąäŠČ Šąč) is a town in¬ Amhara Region, Ethiopia famous for its¬ rock-cut¬ monolithic churches. The whole of Lalibela is a large antiquity of the medieval and post-medieval civilization of¬ Ethiopia.¬ Lalibela is one of Ethiopia’s holiest cities, second only to¬ Axum, and a center of¬ pilgrimage. Unlike Axum, the population of Lalibela is almost completely¬ Ethiopian Orthodox Christian. Ethiopia was one of the earliest nations to adopt Christianity in the first half of the fourth century, and its historical roots date to the time of the¬ Apostles. The…

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