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Tiya

Not far from Addis Ababa, in the Soddo Region, is a Field that contains steal found nowhere else in the world. A cemetery was uncovered, with bodies buried in the position of prayer. We are in the very mysterious archeological site of Tiya, inscribed on the World Heritage List in 1980.There are 40 steal in this cemetery. Bodies of people aged 18 to 30 were found,” the custodian in charge of the World Heritage site. β€œIt is likely they were warriors, because the sword is the most predominant image on the steal.” The largest stele, situated at the entrance of the site, was five meters high but is now broken in two.