N°09290
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: Ketala is a traditional singing and dancing performed by adult male community members, wearing a traditional cloth, known as gonfa, with red, white and black strip colors and buluko (home-spun cotton cloth) and holding spear and shield.