Gonder (Amharic: ጎንደር ) People and Culture

Gonder ( Amharic:ጎንደር, )People and  their

Located in the North Gondar Zone of the Amhara Region, it is north of Tana Lake on the Angereb River and southwest of the Simien Mountains (ሰሜን ተራራ). Gondar served as a strong Christian kingdom for many years. Previously Gonder served as the capital of both the Ethiopian Empire and the subsequent Begemder (በጌምድር )Province. The city holds the remains of several royal castles, including those in Fasil Ghebbi (Reserved for the Royal Family, members, and their guests), for which Gondar has been called the “Camelot of Africa”