Ninotsminda nunnery (Gruzija)

Ninotsminda nunnery complex was built in 6th century. With semicircular apses and profound niches, this beautiful example of an early flower shaped cupola-church architecture, preceeding the Jvari Church architecture. The cupola and walls of Ninotsminda church collapsed as a result of an earthquake that took place in the first half of the 19th century. Some fragments of frescoes and an elegant bell tower are preserved in their original shape.