Dormition of the Mother of God Church, Gudaut'a

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One of the oldest Orthodox temples in the world, Dormition of the Mother of God Church has been standing for more than 11 centuries. Observe the original building constructed in the Greek architectural style, unchanged by restorations and preserved through time. Take a spiritual adventure at this shrine, which is located in a forest containing a sacred glade and ruins of a palace nearby that add to the ancient atmosphere. Relics of the church, frescoes, and icons are said to possess holy powers of healing. Take note that photography is prohibited. See Dormition of the Mother of God Church and all Gudaut'a has to offer by arranging your trip with our Gudaut'a road trip planner .
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  • Is not the best time, probably for a long time will restore this temple. For lovers of ancient ruins will be interesting to see.
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  • Very beautiful church! Visit her. I will not describe. You want to see everything with your own eyes. I'm sure you really like.
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  • One of the most ancient churches in Abkhazia. It is located in the village of Lykhny, gudautskogo area. This ancient temple has preserved ancient icons, some of which are several centuries old. And the temple traces its history back to the 10th century. The architecture of the temple is a bit similar to the Byzantine, but at the same time has the features. inherent in hristiknskim temples of the Caucasus. From all countries come to this temple people to touch and pomoshhit'sja before the miracle-working icons. As they say, place nakmolenoe and many have gained help after visiting the Church. If you are in Abkhazia, then definitely come to this ancient and very beautiful temple.
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