BAKU, Azerbaijan, Jan.10
By Jeyhun Alakbarov – Trend:
The Khudavang monastery was visited by its true owners, Trend reports.
Members of the Albanian-Udi Christian community of Azerbaijan, which is the legal successor of the Albanian Autocephalous Apostolic Church of Caucasian Albania, visited the Khudavang monastery complex in Azerbaijani Kalbajar district. The heirs of the Albanian Church performed rituals, recited prayers, prayed to God and lit candles.
The abbot of the monastery Farik Danakari told reporters that he was very happy.
“The Khudavang monastery was returned to its owners. It's a wonderful day and it's hard for me to express my feelings in words,” he added.
Members of the Albano-Udi Christian community of Azerbaijan have previously visited the Khudavang monastery.