ANCIENT GEORGIAN MONASTERY TO BE RESTORED IN TURKEY

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Orthochristian.com - 19/9/17 A tenth century Georgian Orthodox monastery of historic importance found in the northeastern Turkish village of Altiparmak is set to be restored by a group of both Georgian and Turkish experts. The team from the National Agency for Cultural Heritage Preservation of Georgia and the State Academy of Arts began its work on Parkhali ...

ANCIENT CHURCH DISCOVERED IN GEORGIA

Pravoslavie.ru - 29/3/17 The ruins of an ancient one-nave church have been discovered in Ilto’s Gorge in the village of Chartali of the Akhmeta municipality (Kaheti region), northeast of Tbilisi. The municipal cultural center also reports that traces of a settlement have been observed in the surrounding area, reports Blagovest-Info. According to cultural center head Kakha Mamulashvili, ...

An ancient chapel discovered in the caves of the David-Gareja monastery complex

David-Gareja - January 2015 An unknown chapel with frescoes depicting the Mother of God and saints has been discovered in the David-Gareja monastery complex, the cells and churches of which are situated inside caves in the mountains at the border between Georgia and Azerbaijan, reported the public relations service of the National Agency for Cultural Heritage ...