Pictures & Images of Khobi Monastery Georgian Orthodox Cathedral, Georgia (country) - { 34 images } Created 28 Jan 2019

Pictures photos images of the medieval Khobi Monastery and Khobi Georgian Orthodox Cathedral, 10th -13th century, Khobi, Georgia (country). Khobi Monastery is set on a wooded slope above the Khobistskali river 3km from Khobi village. Founded in 554 AD the buildings we see today at Khobi date from the 10th century. Khobi Monastery is still surrounded by its medieval walls and is entered via a medieval gate house that is also a bell tower. Khobi cathedral dates from the 10th-11th century although much was added in the 13th century. The church has a cruciform ground plan with a Apse over the altar. Two sides of the cathedral have covered porches with arches. The exterior is simply decorated with geometric Georgian style reliefs around the windows. The interior of Khobi Monastery is decorated with frescoes which have been damaged over time. The apse is decorated with a Theotokos, depicting the Virgin Mary, the Mother of God, and child. Download pictures & images of the medieval Khobi Monastery and Khobi Georgian Orthodox Cathedral or buy as photo art prints on line.

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