Ethiopia is called the land of thirteen Months of Sunshine.

Ethiopia is called the land of thirteen Months of Sunshine.

Ethiopia is called the land of thirteen Months of Sunshine.

Ethiopia is called the land of thirteen Months of Sunshine.
 It follows the thirteenth-month Coptic calendar, instead
of the twelve month Gregorian (Western)calendar used
in most parts of the world. Twelve months each consist
of thirty days and the other five days of the year make
up the thirteenth month. The sixth day occurs in a leap
year
 Ethiopia is seven years and eight months behind the Gregorian calendar.
 The New year beings on September11.
 The year 2013 is 2005 in the Ethiopian calendar.
 The Ethiopian Millennium was celebrated on12th September (leap year)2007 i.e.1st’meskerem;2000-
Amet meheret;- ( The year of Mercy.)

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