Category:Samtavro Monastery

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Object location41° 50′ 47″ N, 44° 43′ 06″ E Kartographer map based on OpenStreetMap.View all coordinates using: OpenStreetMap - Google Earth - Proximityramainfo
Samtavro Monastery 
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Instance of monastery
Part of Historical Monuments of Mtskheta
LocationMtskheta, Mtskheta Municipality, Mtskheta-Mtianeti, Georgia
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Heritage designation
  • Cultural Monuments of National Importance of Georgia
  • 4th century
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41° 50′ 47.04″ N, 44° 43′ 03″ E

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Samtavro Transfiguration Orthodox Church and Nunnery of St. Nino were built in the 4th century by King Mirian III of Iberia. The church was reconstructed in the 11th century by King George I and Catholicos-Patriarch Melkisedek. The famous Georgian monk Gabriel is buried in the yard of Samtavro Church.

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