were not constructed in a traditional way but rather were hewn from the
rock of monolithic blocks. These blocks were further chiselled out,
doors, windows, columns, various floors, roofs etc. This gigantic work
further completed with an extensive system of drainage ditches,
ceremonial passages, some with openings to hermit caves and catacombs. In all
the churches of Lalibela in Easter and Epiphany time there are
pilgrims robed in
white and ceremonies are endless Easter in the time. In
Easter days they make ceremonies with processions in the churches.
there were throngs of
pilgrims, also robed in white, lost in a reverie of chanting and praying..........
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