The venerable Abkhazian princely family Shervashidze (Chachba) is renowned for having produced many famous personalities. The genealogy of the Shervashidze family is discussed in considerable detail in the fourth volume of the book “Noble Families of the Russian Empire” (Moscow, 1998).
Abkhazians as a nationality («Azhvlar») — the Abkhazian feudal nationality formed from the basic unit of the Apsil, Abasgov, Sanygov, Misimian tribes, and at the start of the 8th century created a mighty national Middle Age Abkhazian State (Kingdom — «Apsua Akhra») in Transcaucasia which consequentl
One of the most ancient languages in the world — the Abkhazian language appeared on the world map in the 4th-2nd centuries В. С as a result of the disintegration of the common of the common West-Caucasian parent-language into the independent Adygei.
Amtkel Lake The Amtkel settlement is found 10 kilometers past Tsebelda along the main road, on the shore of the tempestuous Dzhampal River. In 1903 a hefty metal bridge was built across the Dzhampal, named the "Red Bridge", after the color of the paint used for its railing.
Within the framework of the VIII Abkhaz-Russian Business Forum in the Palace of Sports. Sergei Bagapsh an exhibition and sale of Ivanovo Textiles was held. The event was organized with the assistance of the Chamber of Commerce and Industry of the Republic of Abkhazia.