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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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Past Events
   
 
May 2,
2018
ReconnectionHerbs ~ Vegan
Dinner
May 18, 2018
The Church of
Haile Selassie I
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Herbalist Sonia of Empress Menen
Daughters League

will be hosting this
3-course Vegan Dinner
Personally created and reconnecting us
to the foods
of life!!!

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

The Church of
Haile Selassie I
470A Gates Avenue,
Brooklyn, NY 11216

(718) 638 - 9013

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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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