Katskhi Pillar, Imereti, Georgia
Have you ever wondered what it is like to live or visit a house on a mountain peak, especially when you have a bad day and don’t want to be surrounded by the other individuals? Well, there is a high-altitude home located in Katskhi Pillar.
Katskhi Pillar is a natural stone in the western Georgian region of Imereti and it is 40 meters high (130 feet). If you visit this place you will find there an ancient church where Father Maxime Qavtaradze lives alone. He chose to live in this house because this is a sign of his devotion, being highly appreciated by religious people. The priest receives food from other people through a pulley.
At the foot of the column is a monastery where people can pray and find solace, happiness, and peace of mind. So, if you want to visit this place you will have the opportunity to meet Father Maxime Qavtaradze because he will be there every week to help people who need his prayers.