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Gareja, Udabno Monastery, Refectory

Location: Gareja Desert, Sagarejo Municipality
Place: Georgia, Kakheti
Dedication: Unknown, Refectory
Category: Rock-Cut
Type: Refectory
Date/Period: Mid-11th century
Layers of the Murals: Two layers

First Layer of Murals  Second Layer of Murals


The refectory of Udabno Monastery preserves rock-cut and plastered tables designed for the monastic brethren. The refectory is significant by its epigraphy as well – its walls have preserved dozens of inscriptions executed by pilgrims on its walls over centuries.