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How to Celebrate the Ethiopian New Year

How to Celebrate the Ethiopian New Year

Unlike the rest of the world, Ethiopia rings in its New Year, Enkutatash, on September 11, and not on  January 1. This is because their unique calendar considers September, called Meskerem in Amharic, to be the first month of the year. Here is a look at the history...