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Life and ministry
Temesgen Abide (Hadiyyisa: Tamasgan Abbiide) was born in 1954 AM (according to his FB page; = 1962 AD)
He is from the Gimbicho area (Hadiyya Zone)
Temesgen owned a cassette shop in Hossana (“Piniel”), etc.
He started a job at Southern Road Authority in 1996 [AM?]
Temesgen moved to the US for some years, yet returned to Hossana around 2021
(1) _ _ [_ _ _, _ _ _]. Cassette with Hadiyya gospel songs, produced by _ _ _ in _ _ _
(2) _ _ [_ _ _, _ _ _]. Cassette recorded by _ _ _ in _ _ _
(n) _ _ _ [_ _ _, _ _ _]. CD/VCD (with mainly Amharic songs?) published by _ _ _ in 2022 (2015 AM).
Songs in hymn book
Waa’i galaxxamona (2013)
No. 96, 121, 478, 493, 499
» Scan manuscript?
Audio (commercial and freemium)
» Check Temesgen Abide’s tracks on
- YouTube Music
Albums / songs (YouTube)
published in 2023:
Peter, Burkhard. Kulturelle Identität und Religiöses Bekenntnis: Synkretismus bei den Hadiyya Südäthiopiens (Perspektiven der Weltmission, 27). Aachen: Verlag an der Lottbek im Besitz des Verlags Mainz, 1999.
- Some of the Hadiyyisa songs printed in Peter’s book are probably from Temesgen Abide [then living in Gimbicho]