N°09283
Element Fichee-Chambalaalla, New Year festival of the Sidama people (Ethiopia)
Inscribed in 2015 (10.COM) on the Representative List of the Intangible Cultural Heritage of Humanity
Title EN: Announcing the date on which the Fichee holiday falls to the wider community by hanging skin of sheep on stick, known as lalawa, by clan leaders in their respective areas at gudumaale where large number of people gather for marketing purposes.