Ethiopia always has a special place in my
imagination and the prospect of visiting
Ethiopia attracted me more strongly than a
trip to France, England, and America combined.
I felt I would be visiting my own genesis,
unearthing the roots of what made me an
are: " THE MOST JUST MEN"
(Greek historian, 485-425 B.C.)
are: " THE BLAMELESS RACE "
(Greek poet of the 8th century B.C.)
YOU NOT LIKE THE ETHIOPIANS TO ME, O
PEOPLE OF ISRAEL?"
Even among the people of
Israel, the Ethiopians seem to be more dear to
the Almighty God.
know that Ethiopia is
mentioned in the Bible more than 38 times by
both Old and New Testaments?
A COUNTRY WHEREIN NO ONE IS WRONGED: A LAND OF
History has it that when
the early followers of the Prophet Mohammed
were denied the right to pursue their
religion, and were harshly persecuted by the
mercantile rulers of Makkah. He pointed to the
kingdom and said:
" Yonder lieth a
country wherein no one is wronged: a land of
righteousness. Depart thither and remain until
it pleased the lord to open your way before
I dedicate this page to my dad, Kebede
who is my hero, mentor and best friend.
You're the best, Gashe!
I'm proud to be called your son.
page was launched on the first week of August 1998