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Khvamli


Khvamli
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Copyright: Berdia Maghularia (Aieti) (4)
Genre: People
Medium: Color
Date Taken: 2014-08-04
Categories: Portrait
Exposure: f/3.5, 1/640 seconds
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Photo Version: Original Version
Date Submitted: 2014-11-02 14:09
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Points: 2
[Note Guidelines] Photographer's Note
On the hills of mount Khvamli.
The caves of Khvamli feature in the 14th-century Georgian chronicle as the abode of treasures of the kings of Georgia. A local legend also makes Prometheus enchained to the bluffs of Khvamli, being perpetually tortured by a raven.
Feature in some 19th-century European travel accounts and even found its way in Jules Verne's Kéraban the Inflexible, which mentions "the rock of Khomli, overlooking Koutais, to which Prometheus was bound, and where the vultures eternally feed upon his entrails as a punishment for having stolen the bolts of heaven".
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To marine-coeur: HiAieti 1 11-04 05:55
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Dear Berdia a very well come to TL
What a beautiful land and lady all the best
well done MERDIA MAGHULARIA

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