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An anonymous monk from Kartli (Georgia)
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The Life and Passion of Kostanti-Kaxay

Date of Birth: Unknown, probably 9th c.

Place of Birth: Probably Kartli (Georgia)

Date of Death: Unknown, probably late 9th c.

Place of Death: Unknown


Nothing is known about the author’s personal circumstances, except that he was a monk and that he lived during the reign of the Byzantine Empress Theodora (r. 842-67), at the time when Muslims were carrying out pe…

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Abashidze, Medea D., “An anonymous monk from Kartli (Georgia)”, in: Christian-Muslim Relations 600 - 1500, General Editor David Thomas. Consulted online on 09 July 2020 <>
First published online: 2010

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