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Katskhi Pillar
Katskhi Pillar
06/14/2014
The Katskhi pillar is a natural limestone monolith located at the village of Katskhi in western Georgian region of Imereti, near the town of Chiatura. It is approximately 40 metres (130 ft) high, and overlooks the small river valley of Katskhura, a right affluent of the Q'virila. In historical records, the Katskhi pillar is first mentioned by the 18th-century Georgian scholar Prince Vakhushti, who reports in his Geographic Description of the Kingdom of Georgia: "There is a rock within the ravine standing like a pillar, considerably high. There is a small church on the top of the rock, but nobody is able to ascend it; nor know they how to do that."

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Lupita: on 12/22/2015

you sure are talented! x@sophie jane: ooh that's very kind of you, will check that now x@emma: your binfroeyd is so lucky :D did you buy it online or in dublin? didn't get it for xmas so i think i'll make a sneaky purchase...@the headless mannequin: i wish i could have a peak at their electricity bill! It must be even more impressive in the country, crazy lit houses sparkling in pitch dark@jess: so glad you love them :) happy 2013! x

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