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a Jamaican rastafarian priestess sits in the Nyabinghi's, a rastafarian movement, tabernacle   in Shashamane, a village that hosts more than 300 Rastafarians Families, in Ethiopia on Saturday March 22 2008.///..The Rastafarians, who are mainly from Jamaica, started migrating to Ethiopia 45 years ago, when Haile Selassie, whom they consider to be God incarnate, gave them 500 hectares of land on which to settle..Since the first 12 Jamaican settlers in 1963, the community has grown to over 200 families..The Rastafarian community insists that a mass exodus of Jamaicans to Ethiopia would not be a burden, despite the poverty and economic difficulties faced in the country..Some of them are skilled tradesmen such as carpenters and builders..Others are shop owners and they say that over the decades they have played an important role in the development of Shashamene..In January 2005 there were reports in the media that Bob marley's remains were to be exhumed and then reburied at Shashamane. His wife Rita Marley described Ethiopia as his spiritual home, provoking controversy in Jamaica, where his remains lie..At the beginning of the following month, thousands of fans gathered in Shashamane for a month of celebrations for what would have been Marley's 60th birthday. Until 2005 his birthday celebrations were always held in Jamaica. These events brought Shashamane to wider prominence throughout the world..