Ethiopia - Rock-Hewn Churches, Lalibela

The 11 medieval monolithic cave churches of this 13th-century 'New Jerusalem' are situated in a mountainous region in the heart of Ethiopia near a traditional village with circular-shaped dwellings. Lalibela is a high place of Ethiopian Christianity, still today a place of pilmigrage and devotion. 

Date of Inscription: 1978 

Postcard 1 and 2: Both received from kotona for the December50 RR 2011 - thank you so much!

  Rock-Hewn Churches, Lalibela 

Rock-Hewn Churches, Lalibela

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