Had it not been the force of mere indignation & power of sheer frustration, I would have not dared to write “Berekete Mergem!” In this poem, I have cursed all. abraham-berekete-mergem. abraham-berekete-mergem. Text; Yigitimgubae. abraham-berekete-mergem. – (A ) A_ _ E * * * * * * A _ . link to Tweet; Embed Tweet. An intro of the Berekete Mergem, the great Ethiopian poet Hailu es-Gemoraw R.I.P (ነብስህን በገነት.

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Believing that education is the only instrument to emancipate most uneducated Ethiopians from the bondage of ignorance, Hailu decided to become a teacher for the rest of his lifetime. Thus he had to move between his parent’s home and jail several times. Likewise, at this juncture, this all rounded man of our nation deserves recognition from those of us who are of the same offspring, sharing and breathing the winds of common upbringing in and suffering for mother Ethiopia.

Hence, Hailu attempts to harmonize and depict about the average person struggling to win one’s daily breads either out in the villages or in the tightly settled townships of Ethiopia. He was equally curious about the Bermuda Triangle and the earthquakes that shake parts of the continents.

Three years after his arrival in China, Beerekete won popularity among Chinese and international students for his fluency in the Chinese language and for his observation of the strong and weak points of Chinese philosophy.

His humorous, ironic, sensitive, sarcastic, critic, comedy and tragedy centered dictums and plays have been igniting the flame of revolt, the joys of mergen, the melancholy of the missing ones, the dream of meryem lovely ones in the hearts, souls and minds of his readership. His literary works are gerekete, storing the beauties of Amharic – the Ethiopian National language – not only for the present generation alone, but also for generations yet to come.

Regardless of being known by the Collage staff and his student friends as an outstanding, bright and youngest student of the Trinity Theological Collage, he mrgem ultimately thrown out of his class accused for raising some philosophical questions about the unquestionable berkeete of the Heavens and Earth.

Through numerous writings and famous poetic works, this living legend, Novelist, Mfrgem Hailu Gebre Yohannes has already won the minds, taken the souls and stolen the hearts of numerous Ethiopians. Make a Free Website with Yola. But the title of his thesis in itself became a costly venture, which forced him to surrender his entire initial thesis work to the Chinese authorities who felt that his thesis was loaded with nerekete criticism on Chinese literature.


Hailu has been fighting against all odds, atrocities and mediocre inundated in clandestine organizations in all the continents of the globe.

His artistic talent of capturing the characteristics of humanity as well as the fauna and flora out in nature, through a three dimensional interpretable penmanship enables literature lovers to recognize man’s linkage to nature and the dynamic episodes taking place in the wombs of Mother Earth. As a small boy, Hailu was given church education by his father Merigeta Gebre Yohannes, who had the ambition to see his son, young Hailu, become a priest. That is why life goes way and life goes on in a turbulent, boiling, bubbling Ethiopian environ.

With a particular focus put on the case “Ba-Jin”. His works are engaging others in discussions and his philosophical touch on human and natural resource development and logic are simply enlightening our perception beyond the level of mere knowledge. Unique enough, Hailu’s three dimensional dictum writing style follows strict rhyming and writing schemes that read smooth but unique in their own ways.

Most of his literary works since then are thus direct reflections of his vested interest in teaching Ethiopian masses.

Later, Hailu shifted to the Ethiopian Language Studies of the then Haile Selassie I University where mregem pursued his studies of classical morphology and phonology of linguistics. They remind readers the serious need to defend the national collective treasures given as endowment at one’s own place of birth, the farsightedness, the cultured attitudes and manners, the linguistic diversities as well as the character of attending known religious and traditional ceremonies.

Having read numerous books, Gemoraw acquired lots of knowledge, which enabled him to publish 30 works berekwte of over a hundred manuscripts, some of which are bound and ready for publication. Likewise, death is surrounded by lots of creatures, each carrying a momentary life, which will be dispossessed by it at any time.

Gemoraw on Gemoraw: Why I Write? The Basic Motive of My Literary Work

Unlike many of the intellectuals of his generation, he has not turned his back upon Ethiopia. In the Theological School, the vast majority of the teachers were following the Merem Testament. Upon completion of the basic studies of the Chinese language, Hailu composed a large Chinese-Amharic dictionary and a Chinese-English phrase book.


At that time, the Ethiopian University students showed keen interest in reading revolutionary works coming from the Socialist countries and radical university students. His depth of knowledge and interest in geophysics dealing with the internal parts of the Earth as well as his ability of putting terms in a triangular meaningful dimensions are all amazing. His initial Chinese poem on Mao was highly acclaimed by berelete.

To name few among his unique and master literature contributions and scripts suffice to list nine of them herein below: Eventually, just instinctively and intuitively, Hailu got seriously berrkete into the philosophy of life and death. Those who died include his parents, whose loss touched him most. His enduring commitment to and zealous struggle for our country and his altruistic fight for the freedom of Ethiopians during the last 42 years is something that deserves our appreciation as Ethiopians.

In Hailu’s view, possibly that is why Ethiopia remains to have several rivalries and foes to this gerekete day.

Gemoraw on Gemoraw: Why I Write? The Basic Motive of My Literary Work

His philosophical, idiomatic and three-dimensional dictums remind readers about his well-expressed outlook, mainly based on one of the Laws of Dialectics, He was thus suspected to bereket one of the ringleaders’ known to conscript young university students to revolt against the then government. Principally, death gives the resurrection of life and life gives the rebirth of death.

In Hailu’s view, Ethiopiawinet is an identity of people who live in contradictory conditions of life dynamically interwoven in socio-economic-political fabrics that tempt one to struggle in order to overcome the daily challenges of life and gerekete essence of living.

Thus he leads an unsettled and a turbulent life of a lonely lion. But the Swedish government denied him the right for an asylum claiming that there is no more any threatening cause for Hailu if he returns home to Ethiopia. The s were a decade of radical student movements, not only in Ethiopia alone, but also in the rest of the Western World.