Georgia to renew the ancient Georgian monastery in Cyprus founded by Empress Tamar
The monastery of Saint Mam (Saint mamas) was built in the twelfth century by the empress Tamar. During one of her journeys, she died here under mysterious circumstances and was buried. Ruins, few frescoes from the 13th century and walls of St. Nicholas’ church are all that has remained. Still, there are worship services every Sunday at the monastery ruins, at which the local Georgians gather.
Reconstruction works are to be carried out in yet three Georgian monasteries in