18th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest People
The dancer I

Deacons and pilgrims dancing in trance in the light of countless torches between Bet Emanuel and Bet Giyorgis churches, two of the rock-hewn churches of Lalibela as well as UNESCO World Heritage. It is a dance to praise the lord and celebrate the birth of Jesus Christ.

Photo Detail
Date Taken: 01.2020
Date Uploaded: 09.2020
Camera: LEICA Q (Typ 116)
Copyright: © Ulf Krone