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The Gada system has incorporated social, political, economic and religious set- up and is built in complexity, out of which Irrecha is the one. Irreechaa.

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1 The Gada system has incorporated social, political, economic and religious set- up and is built in complexity, out of which Irrecha is the one. Irreechaa in Seattle

2 MEANING OF IRRECHA

3 WAAGEFFANNAA

4 WHATS A RIGHT PLACE FOR IRRECHA CEREMONY? Irrecha ritual ceremony is conducted at different places, by and large, it usually takes place at two major areas: Irrecha Tulluu (Irrecha that is performed at the top of the mountains) during the eve of the wet season (Afraasaa), and Irrecha Malkaa (Irrecha that is performed along the river bank.) in September (at the beginning of Birraa). Irrecha ritual ceremony is conducted at different places, by and large, it usually takes place at two major areas: Irrecha Tulluu (Irrecha that is performed at the top of the mountains) during the eve of the wet season (Afraasaa), and Irrecha Malkaa (Irrecha that is performed along the river bank.) in September (at the beginning of Birraa).

5 WHY TOP OF A MOUNTAIN?

6 Irrecha Malkaa (Irrecha along the River Bank Irrecha Malkaa (Irrecha along the River Bank): This Irrecha practice takes place immediately after the end of rainy season. It is celebrated in the mid of September (Fulbaana) when the darkness of rainy season with its foggy days passes and leaves place for bright season (Birraa). Such ritual ceremony is accomplished not only along the bank of river, but also around the lakes and its vicinities.

7 DOES IRRECHA HAVE DIFFERENT NAME? Irrecha holiday is Sometimes known as Ayyaana Birraa (the Birraa holiday). It is the time when relatives, families and clans cut apart by rivers and flood are able to meet. Still others call it Xaddacha Saaquu – traditional court openings season. Because, during the past rainy season the judges could not sit in the court to see the cases.

8 Uumamaan uumaa kadhannaa This literally means we worship the creator having creation in hands. This is accomplished by holding in hands lovely grasses and flowers and offering and admiring good gifts that God has bestowed them. Indeed, this is what is annually done on Irrecha ritual


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