Years of birth and death unknown. Twelfth-century Georgian author of odes.
Chakhrukhadze wrote a collection of panegyrical poems entitled Tamariani, in which he idealized the empress Tamara. The verse form he created was called Chakhrukhauli in his honor and was widely used in Georgian classical poetry.
WORKSIn Russian tranlsation:
Tamariani. Tbilisi, 1943.
REFERENCESMarr, N. Ia. “Drevnegruzinskie odopistsy (XII v).” In Teksty i razyskaniia po armiano-gruzinskoi filologii. St. Petersburg, 1902.
Baramidze, A., Sh. Radiani, and B. Zhgenti. Istoriia gruzinskoi literatury. Tbilisi, 1958.