Saint Nino Fresco discovered in Tsalenjikha
Saint Nino Fresco discovered in Tsalenjikha

The Fresco of Saint Nino has been discovered during restoration works being carried out in Transfiguration Church of Tsalenjikha town of western Samegrelo region.

According to Merab Buchukuri, Art and Restoration Specialist, the fresco dates back to the 14th century. Saint Nino carried a book and cross on the fresco.

Restoration works at Tsalenjikha Transfiguration Church began 2 months ago. Professors, graduates and students of Religious Academy are carrying out the works.