On Christmas morning, after the ceremonies during the night two deacons carry this painting out of the Bet Mariam compound. The many pilgrims in the courtyard get up to leave. Most are rich pilgrims who have paid beggars to keep a space for them several days before the 6th.
- Guilhem Alandry/documentography
- Image Size
- 5780x3738 / 2.7MB
- Contained in galleries
- Genet, Christmas in Lalibela, Ethiopia