Library

Schedule of Church Services from 1 to 30 September

September 4, Saturday: 17.00 – Vespers September 5, Sunday: 7.00 – Matins 9.00 – Divine Liturgy September 11, Saturday: Beheading of St. John the Baptist. 10.00 – Holy water prayer service in the skete of St. John the Baptist in the village of Ankhua. Fast day 17.00 – Vespers September 12, Sunday: 7.00 – Matins 9.00 – Divine Liturgy September 18, Saturday: 17.00 – Vespers September 19, Sunday: 7.00 –

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Archimandrite Dorotheos (Dbar): “Abkhazia in the modern days. What to do? (2019)

The 176-page book consists of a preface, nine sections, a conclusion and an afterword. The first section gives a general assessment of the current situation in Abkhazia. In each of eight sections – Politics, Education, Media, Human Resources and Management, Economy, Security, Medicine and Constitutional Reform (all these sections were published in 2018 and 2019 on social networks, various Internet resources and press) the author analyzes the current situation in

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Istorichesky Vestnik. Historical and literary magazine. V. 84. June 1901 – p. 839-1238.

Istorichesky Vestnik. Historical and literary magazine. V. 84. June 1901 – p. 839-1238. The book was presented as a gift to the foundation of the Church-Archaeological Office of the Holy Metropolis of Abkhazia in April 2021.      

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Max Singer. Submariner from high mountains (Sukhum, 1948)

  Max Singer. Submariner from high mountains. Sukhum, Abgiz, 1948. – 98 p. Max Singer. Submariner from high mountains (Sukhum, 1948) from anyhaorg

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Einführung in die Kunstgeschichte von Richard Graul (Introduction to the History of Art by Richard Graul) 1916

𝔈𝔦𝔫𝔣ü𝔥𝔯𝔲𝔫𝔤 𝔦𝔫 𝔡𝔦𝔢 𝔎𝔲𝔫𝔰𝔱𝔤𝔢𝔰𝔠𝔥𝔦𝔠𝔥𝔱𝔢 𝔳𝔬𝔫 ℜ𝔦𝔠𝔥𝔞𝔯𝔡 𝔊𝔯𝔞𝔲𝔩 (Einführung in die Kunstgeschichte von Richard Graul – Introduction to the history of Art by Richard Graul). 7th add. ed. With 1022 illustrations. Alfred Kröner Verlag in Leipzig (Leipzig: Alfred Kröner Publishing House), 1916 – 242 p. Inv. No. 168.  

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Pocket reference book for 1901 of Orthodox clergy

This pocket reference book for 1901 of Orthodox clergy – 262 p. Donated to the Church-Archeological office of Archimandrite Dorotheos (Dbar) by Saida Sokratovna Alaniya (Inventory number 163). This reference book is a church calendar with indication of holidays dates and evangelical-apostolic readings for the whole year. The alphabet of the names of the saints venerated by the Eastern Orthodox Church is given at the end of the book. The

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Bible. Books of the Holy Scripture of the Old and New Testaments (1968)

Bible. Books of the Holy Scriptures of the Old and New Testaments. Moscow: Ed. Moscow Patriarchate, 1968 – 1372 p. This edition of the Bible, made from the synodal edition of 1912, is interesting because it was published in Soviet times, when the publication of religious literature was banned.

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Shervashidze A. on the transformation of a separate Sukhum district into a guberniya (1914)

Sukhum mayor, Prince A. Shervashidze. On the transformation of a separate Sukhum district into guberniya. – p. 581-586 Appeal addressed to the governor of the Caucasus, Count Illarion Ivanovich Vorontsov-Dashkov, 1914. The place of publication wasn’t established. Shervashidze A. on the transformation of a separate Sukhum district into guberniya Shervashidze A. on the transformation of a separate Sukhum district into guberniya from anyhaorg  

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Oscar Yeager. Human history. Vol. 2: History of the Middle Ages (St. Petersburg, 1908)

Human history in 4 volumes. Written by Professor Oscar Yeager. Volume 2: History of the Middle Ages. With 216 engravings in the text, with 16 annexes printed in black and color, three cards in the text and 6 cards in a special annex. Translated by P. N. Polevoy. SPb.: Published in publishing house of A.F. Marks, 1908 – 624 p.

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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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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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