Originally presented as the author's thesis (doctoral--Universitetet i Trondheim, 1994) under the title: qSpirits, mediums and human worlds: the Amahara peasants of the north Ethiopian highlands and their traditions ...qThe most important church festival during the year is Easter. ... The Ethiopian Orthodox fast means abstention from all animal products, including milk and dairy products and eggs. The most pious observers of Lent will also avoid food and drink before noon; this is naturally strictly observed by the clergy but also by membersanbsp;...
|Title||:||Amhara Traditions of Knowledge|
|Publisher||:||Otto Harrassowitz Verlag - 2001-01|