Wonderful photo of Ethiopian crosses held by priest in Lalibela, N. Ethiopia 📷 by Eric Lafforgue @ericlafforgue
Ethiopian crosses are symbols of Christianity in Ethiopia and are usually designed with intricate lattice work which represents everlasting life. Stylised motifs such as birds and angels are also often featured.
Lalibela is a UNESCO World Heritage Site, famous for it's labyrinth of rock-hewn churches, thought to be built in the 12th & 13th centuries.
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