Documenting The History Of Segadi Michael Monastery

Documenting The History Of Segadi Michael Monastery

Bogale Aligaiz Agalu

Department of History, Injibara

The aim of this research is dealing with the documenting the history of Segadi Michael monastery. Monastery is very great in size when we compare with church. The monastery established in the 17th century by the founder Abune Tetemke- Medehin at the Awi Administrative Zone, Guangua Woreda. The presence of Segadi Michael monastery in the Guangua Woreda plays a significant role for development of Christianity religion for the local people and people of Ethiopia in general. The income of the church come not only from the contribution of the believers and agricultural product of its own land, grinding variety of crops by the use of mill as well as rearing the cattle, but also when performing religious activities such as child baptizing, gift during celebration (holiday) and in the form of cereals from local people.

Keywords: Monastery, Segadi Michael, Orthodox, Guangua, Segadi.

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Bogale Aligaiz Agalu. Documenting The History Of Segadi Michael Monastery. American Journal of History and Culture, 2021,4:16.


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