Zezvaoba – a people’s celebration of 17th century hero

By | June 1st, 2015|Categories: Photo gallery|Tags: , , , , |

(DF Watch.) Zezvaoba is a celebration held every year in the villages Zemo Alvani and Kvemo Alvani. It is a commemoration of Zezva Gaprindauli, one of the leaders of the Bakhtrioni uprising against the Persians in 1659. A ritual called Dalaoba is part of the program. There is also a horse race. Participants are [...]