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date: 13 April 2024

Chora Monastery 

The Oxford Dictionary of Byzantium
Anthony CutlerAnthony Cutler, Alice-Mary TalbotAlice-Mary Talbot

(Turk. Kariye Camii), located in the northwestern region of Constantinople near Edirne Kapi. The early history of Chora (Ξώρα, lit. “dwelling place”) is obscure. A legendary tradition attributes the foundation to the 6th-C. ... ...

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