Monastery of Mar Awgin
|Order||Syriac Orthodox Church|
|Dedicated to||Saint Awgin|
|Location||Near Nusaybin, Turkey|
The monastery was founded in the first half of the fourth century AD by Saint Awgin, a monk from El Kulzom, Egypt. Mor Augin came with seventy of his disciples to preach Christianity in Mardin Province which was controlled by the Sasanian Empire.
- دير مار اوجين بجبل الازل
- Saint Okeen
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