Library

Almanac of Abkhazian writers (1938)

Almanac of Abkhazian writers. Book 4. Sukhum, 1938. – 208 p. Alexey Dbar gave it to the fund of the Church and Archaeological Office of the Holy Metropolis of Abkhazia. Almanac of Abkhazian writers (1938 г.) from anyhaorg

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Archimandrite Dorotheos (Dbar): What language should Christians conduct Divine Services in?

      Archimandrite Dorotheos (Dbar) What language should Christians conduct Divine Services in? On the day of Pentecost. 16 June 2019, the Cathedral Church of St. Panteleimon, the New Athos Monastery (Abkhazia).   «Yet their voice goes out into all the earth, their words to the ends of the world» (Psalm 18)   On the fiftieth day after the Resurrection of Christ, dear brothers and sisters, seven weeks after

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New project of HMA – a series of books “Temples and monasteries of Abkhazia”

On 15 July 2019, the circulation of a new book by Archimandrite Dorotheos (Dbar) “Skete of St. John the Baptist in the village of Ankhua” appeared in the church stores of the New Athos Monastery. This issue opens a series of books of a new charity project of the Publishing Office of HMA: “Temples and Monasteries of Abkhazia”. Each issue of the series will be dedicated to a temple or

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New collection of books of the Church and Archaeological Office

  In June 2019, A. Ya. Dbar donated a collection of rare books to Church and Archaeological office of Archimandrite Dorotheos (Dbar): 1. 3 volumes (І, ІІІ, ІІІ) of the Literary Encyclopedia’s edition of 1930-1934. Volume I contains the articles of “Abkhazian Literature” (by E. Polivanov) and “Abkhazian Language” (by N. Marr); 2. Collection of works of the Lenin sanatorium in Gulripsh. Book I. Under. ed. of A. L. Grigolia.

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7 rare books donated to the Church-Archaeological Office

On 19 May 2019, A. Ya. Dbar donated 7 rare books to the Church-Archaeological Office of Archimandrite Dorotheos (Dbar): 1. Makharadze F.Ye., Khachapuridze G.V. Essays on the history of the workers and peasants movement in Georgia. Journal-newspaper association, 1932. – 245 p. 2. Soviet subtropics and their development. Crop production. G. Shlykova. Supplement to the journal «Vestnik znaniya». Leningrad Regional Publishing House, 1935. – 132 p. 3. ѴІІ Congress of

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3 rare books donated to the Church-Archaeological Office

On 19 May 2019, G. N. Ryzhenkova donated 3 books to the Church-Archaeological Office of Archimandrite Dorotheos (Dbar): 1. Ign. Stelletsky, an archaeologist. The forgotten Caucasus. Moscow – Leningrad: “Physical Education and Tourism”, 1931. – 104 p. (Issue: Library of the Proletarian Tourist). PDF ⮷ 2. Union of Soviet Writers of Abkhazia. The birth of a song. Sukhum: AbGIZ, 1936. – 86 p. Collection of poems. Authors: N. Streletsky, N.

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Katsiya A. K. Monuments of architecture in the Tsquara valley

Katsiya A. K. Monuments of architecture in the Tsquara valley (Sources on the archeology of Abkhazia. Tbilisi – 1967). Separate print. Original. It was presented as a gift to the Church and Archaeological Museum of HMA by A. Y. Dbar in December 2018. The work examines the history and archeology of two medieval Christian churches: the Church of Msygkhua and the Church of Achanua. The annex contains twelve tables with

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A pre-revolutionary book from the Library of the Dranda Monastery

Conversations (words) of St. John Chrysostom in Church Slavonic from the library of the Dranda Dormition Monastery. A wooden binding with a leather cover (the back cover was lost). 20×31 cm. On the pages of the book there is a pre-revolutionary seal of the library of the Uspensky Dranda Monastery.

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A pre-revolutionary book from the library of the New Athos Monastery

Menaion in the Church Slavonic language for June from the library of the New Athos Monastery. Wooden binding with leather cover. 1884 – 196 sheets. 37 × 25.5 cm. On the pages of the book there is a pre-revolutionary seal of the library of the monastery of St. Apostle Simon the Canaanite in New Athos.

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Synaxarion and Lives of the Saints

1. Synaxarion for December, January, February and the first three weeks of the Great Lent in the Church Slavonic language. Wooden binding with leather cover. 903 sheets. 20.5 × 32 cm. ХѴІІ-ХѴІІІ century. 2. Lives of the Saints for March, April and May in the Church Slavic language. Wooden binding with leather cover (partially preserved). M., 1762, 10 × 22.5 cm.

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21 rare and ancient books donated to the Church archaeological office

On June 11, 2018 the artist Batal Dzhapua donated to the church archeology office of Archimandrite Dorotheos (Dbar) 20 old books and bibliographic rarity – a book on the Sufi orders in Islam. 20 ancient books were kept in the house of the inhabitant of Ochamchyra Shaliko Gindia and they were transferred by his son Emzari Gindia to the artist B. Japua.   List of books: 1. The Great Encyclopedia.

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Liturgical book in the Abkhaz language

Liturgical book in the Abkhaz language. Original edition with pre-revolutionary Abkhaz spelling. 33 × 21 cm. – p. 232

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