Christian-Muslim Relations 1500 - 1900

Get access

 Lives and martyrdoms of Georgian kings and other martyrs recorded by Besarion Orbelishvili
(1,976 words)

Archʻil mepʻis cameba; Luarsab mep‘is cameba; Biżinas, Shalvas, Elizbaris cameba

‘Martyrdom of King Archʻil’; ‘Martyrdom of King Luarsab’; ‘Martyrdom of Biżina, Shalva and Elizbari’

Besarion Orbelishvili

Date: 1713-33

Original Language: Georgian

Description

Catholicos Besarion’s works are included in the hagiographical collection compiled by Catholicos Domenti IV, which was completed by Besarion. He spent 20 years working on the martyrdoms of King Archʻil …

Cite this page
Chikvaidze, Eka, “ Lives and martyrdoms of Georgian kings and other martyrs recorded by Besarion Orbelishvili”, in: Christian-Muslim Relations 1500 - 1900, General Editor David Thomas. Consulted online on 18 October 2019 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/2451-9537_cmrii_COM_31301>



▲   Back to top   ▲