Alaverdi monastery is one of the sites associated with the Thirteen (As)Syrian Fathers and remains one of the most important religious sites in Georgia. It is located in Kakheti in the east of the country, a region dominated by wine production and the monastery is known for its wine. The church is C11th and the walled monastery complex dates from the C17th.
Date of Visit
1st to 1st January 1970
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Emma Loosley, “Alaverdi,” Architecture and Asceticism, accessed July 16, 2018, http://architectureandasceticism.exeter.ac.uk/items/show/85.