Georgia: Love Your Country, Love Your Chokha

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Tbilisi residents, wearing traditional chokhas, attend a funeral service for Georgia's late President Zviad Gamsakhurdia.

France may be known for its berets, and Spain for its mantillas, but few national costumes are linked to as strong a sense of national pride as Georgia’s chokhas.

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Paul Rimple is a freelance reporter based in Tbilisi. Justyna Mielnikiewicz is a freelance photojournalist also based in Tbilisi.

Georgia: Love Your Country, Love Your Chokha

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