Ethiopian community gathers to celebrate Timket in Los angeles

Choir members including Mengisthiu Mamo, Ashanafi Abebe, and Yemane Kassa, from right, sing and dance during a celebration of Timket. (Christina House/For The Times / January 22, 2011)

Choir members including Mengisthiu Mamo, Ashanafi Abebe, and Yemane Kassa, from right, sing and dance before the procession of the sacred Tabot during a celebration of Timkat, a two-day festival that commemorates Jesus Christ’s baptism in the River Jordan and his revelation as the son of God, on Saturday, January 14, 2011 at the Forum in Inglewood. (Christina House / For The Times)

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