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Bachkovo Monastery

Bachkovo Monastery is the second largest in Bulgaria after Rila Monastery. It was founded by two Georgian brothers Grigori and Abasii Bakuriani. It was originally raised as Georgian Monastery and there were Georgian monks until the Turks came. Built in 1083. The only preserved building from the 11th century is the Kostnica church. There are…