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2018
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January 7, 2019
Ethiopian Christmas
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November 2,
2018
Transfiguration Day
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October 7, 2018
Negus Day
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September 11,
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Ethiopian New Year
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July 16, 2018
July 16th

This day represents a holiday.  
On this day in 1931 Ethiopia was
given it's first written
Constitution and the holiday is
observed annually.
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May 2, 2018
ReconnectionHerbs ~
Vegan Dinner
May 18, 2018
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Herbalist Sonia of Empress
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will be hosting this
3-course Vegan Dinner
Personally created and
reconnecting us to the foods of
life!!!

by Herbalist Sonia of
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(646) 239-1987
*** Please join us for a meal
for life! ***

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May 5th
(27 Miyaza)
Fasika (Passover)
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May 5th, 1941
Speech by
His Imperial Majesty
Emperor Haile Selassie I
April 21, 2018
Empress Menen
Daughter's League

Women's Conference
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March 25, 2018
Empress Menen
Earthstrong Celebration
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January 7th
Melkam Gena
Ethiopian Christmas
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Rastafarian Holy Days and Holidays
Day
Description
Type
January 7th
Melkam Gena
Ethiopian Christmas
Rastafarians observe this as a holiday.
May 5th
(27 Miyaza)
Fasika (Passover)
This day represents a major Holy Day with service (e.g., from
10am to 11am.).  After service, family day celebration starts
with the playing of Rastafarian Music (e.g., Reggae) with
eating of Corn bread, vegetables, and drinking of Wine,
closing with a prayer from the Priest. (e.g., around 3:30pm)
July 16th
Constitution Day
This day represents a holiday.  On this day in 1931 Ethiopia
was given it's first written Constitution and the holiday is
observed annually.
July 23rd
(16 Hamle)
Birthday of Tafari
Makonnen
In the year of John 16th of Hamle 1885 = July 23rd 1892 the
birth of ‘Tafari' in Harar, Ethiopia.  Rastalogy accepts this day
as the Second Advent of the Cosmic Christ, fulfilling Isaiah
Chapter 9v6:
“For unto us a Child is born, unto us a Son is
giving, Tafari.”.

This day represents a major Holy Day; celebrated as a family
day with a short prayer service giving thanks to Yahweh, for
the birth of His Son, Tafari.  Service starts 11am, followed by a
celebration consisting of Rastafarian music and food.
September 11th
Ethiopian New Year
(Melkam Addis Amet)
This day represents a holiday, which is, observed with a short
Prayer Service starting 11am. Enkutatash is the name for the
Ethiopian New Year, and means "gift of jewels" in the Amharic
language.  Happy Ethiopian New year to all Rasta people!
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October 7th
(7 Maskaram)
Negus Day
(Divine Kingship of
Rastafari)
This day represents a Holy Day.  On this day in 1928,
Rastafari was acclaimed ‘Negus’, King of Ethiopia, fulfilling
Isaiah 43v15:
“I am the Lord Rastafari your Holy One, Creator of
Israel, your King.”.  

This day is celebrated quietly with short Prayer Service
starting at 11am.
November 2nd
(2 Tikimt)
Transfiguration Day
Sunday, November 2nd 1930 –  This day represents the Holy
Day,
the Transfiguration Day of Negus Ras Tafari to Emperor
Haile Selassie I
, ‘Might of the Trinity’; fulfilling Revelation
5v5:

“And one of the elders saith unto me, Weep not: behold, the Lion
of the Tribe of Judah, the Root of David, hath prevailed to open
the book, and to loose the seven seals thereof."

This day is celebrated quietly with a short Prayer Service
starting 11am.  Then celebrate with Rasta music, rice and
peas, vegetables, fish, and closing with a short Prayer of
thanksgiving and blessing by the Priest in-charge.

We invite the Rastafarian Community and all those who Love
Justice and Hate Aggression!
 
 
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