Another world in Georgia Caucasus

Saturday, June 24, 2006

"Hotel" Armazi in Amga

In Amga

A Khevsurian woman in her traditional costume

Khevsurian Rider, Hans Heiner Buhr 2005

Friday, June 23, 2006


Near Datvis Jvari Pass in Khevsureti

A typical road section on the way to Shatili

The Fortress of Mutso, 4 or 5 km from Shatili

A bull to sacrifice for the Holy Atengenoba feast at Roshka

All images by Friederike Abresch


Dshuta, home of the Arabulis

The Chaukhi-Massif of 3640m just behind Dshuta

Hight above sealevel apprx. 2150 m

The cross of the Dshuta Khevsurs

Lagaza Arabuli and his wife Ketevan from Roshka, in the middle my father Hans Buhr

Murtazi Tsiklauri from Roshka died

Murtazi (right) and Badri in Roshka 2004

Murtazi and his nice family of Ivane Tsiklauri have been our good friends for years. Murtazi was a very kind and strong Khevsur. We will miss him badly, as he died in a car accident near Roshka. His funeral had been on Sunday, June 18th 2006


Verantwortlich: Hans Heiner Buhr Lindenstr.19 12621 Berlin Deutschland phone: 030/56700650 e-mail: