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Famous Georgians: King David The Builder

In this episode, Meg and Tom explore the life and legacy of King David, a legendary figure in Georgia’s history. They delve into his military victories, religious tolerance, and contributions to the Georgian Golden Era.

From the Battle of Didgori to his efforts towards religious acceptance and abolishing taxes, they discuss how King David solidified Georgia’s position as a diverse and multiethnic kingdom.

They also touch on King David’s canonization as a saint and how his remembrance brings about the rebirth of a nation.

If you’re interested in exploring the life of one of Georgia’s most acclaimed figures, tune in to this episode of the podcast.