The idea of building a Georgian monastery in Cyprus was discussed for many years.
At the beginning of 2018, the Cyprus Orthodox Church presented a gift to the Georgians, allocating 12 295 square meters of land for the construction of the monastery complex 4. The decision about this the Synod of the Cyprus Orthodox Church took 2018 January 85. On this day the Catholicos-Patriarch of all Georgia Ilia II celebrated the XNUMX anniversary.
The Georgian monastic complex in Cyprus will be the largest in Europe, located outside of Georgia. The worship service in the church at the monastery will be conducted in the Georgian language.