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Goshavank Monastery

Goshavank Monastery, Armenia

Goshavank Monastery: The Origin of the Name    The Monastery Complex was named after Mkhitar Gosh, who was a politic, author of numerous parables and fables, took part in the construction ... Read More »

Noravank Monastery

Noravank Monastery

 Noravank Monastery: The History of Foundation Noravank Monastery (“New Monastery”) is the pearl of Armenian architecture which was founded in 1205. In the 13th century Noravank monastic complex was almost ... Read More »

Geghard Monastery

Monastery Geghard

Cave monastery of Geghard (Spear) is located 40 km southeast from Yerevan, on the extension line of Yerevan-Garni. Numerous travelers around Armenia find this monastery remarkable.Geghard Monastery was one of ... Read More »

Amberd Fortress Castle

Amberd Fortress, Armenia

Amberd Fortress Castle: The History of Foundation The Fortress of Amberd (“fortress in the clouds”) is located in Aragatsotn Region  on the southern slope of Mount Aragats. Based on the ... Read More »

Tatev Monastery

Tatev Monastery, Armenia

Tatev Monastery: The Origin of The Name Tatev monastery is IX century architectural ensemble, which has been repeatedly attacked by alien invaders and was subjected to disruptions due to numerous ... Read More »