Keepers of the Lost Ark

Category: People

 

Photo and caption by Ralph Bennett

It is said that in Axum, northern Ethiopia, the Ark of the Covenant rests inside a highly guarded small church. And everything in this small village turns around this idea. In his photo, a priest dressed with civilian clothes, moves a heavy curtain to show sacred 2,000 year old paintings.

Location: Axum, northern Ethiopia

 

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