Kakheti, Two kilometers from the city of Sighnaghi Bodbi Orthodox monastery. “Sputnik- of” photographs of the amazing place to find staff, where he is buried St. Nino.
Shortly before the death of St. Nino Bodbe went, 67 died and 347 He was buried in. Mirian king, St. Nino's tomb was constructed of the patron saint - St. George's Cathedral, near the monastery.
Over time, the monastery of the nation's education and cultural center of the diocese became the center of Nun. However Nun Monastery XV century flourished. of the rulers of the sanctuary and paid much attention to this place as the place of their coronations elected.
XVII century Monastery of the Persian Shah Abbas's troops plundered I-. The shrine of King Teimuraz I- restored XVII century. After the restoration of the monastic life in Bodbe Seminary opened, Here was one of the greatest religious library. XVIII century the area launched a men's monastery.
1811 Georgian Church in the abolition of the monastery was canceled for the next tens of years. The recovery started in the second half of XIX century. St. George temple reconstruction 1880 In an icon painter Michael began sabininma. 1889 in, When the Emperor Alexander III visited Bodbe, The opening of the women decided. Bodbe monastery also opened a school of painting and needlework.
Under Soviet rule,, 1924 Since the monastery was closed, The hospital opened its territory. After the disintegration of the USSR, 1991 Since the place back to life