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Khor Virap Monastery

Khor Virap Monastery

Khor Virap Monastery: The History of Foundation Literally, translated from Armenian Khor Virap means “deep pit” or “deep well.” Earlier on the territory of Khor Virap was situated ancient Armenian ... Read More »

Saghmosavank Monastery

Saghmosavank Monastery, Armenia

Saghmosavank Monastery: Complex  In the gorge of the river Kasakh there are many ancient cloisters, which impress with their centuries-old mysteriousness. One of such cloisters is Saghmosavank Monastery. Saghmosavank is ... Read More »

Sanahin Monastery

Sanahin Monastery, Armenia

Sanahin Monastery: The History of Foundation The monastery became an outstanding center of spiritual and cultural life of medieval Armenia in the time of kingdom of the Kyurikids (X-XII), Zakaryan ... Read More »

Temple of Zvartnots

Zvartnots Temple, Armenia

Temple of Zvartnots: The History of Foundation Early medieval civil constructions of Armenia almost didn’t preserve. During wars in the first place were destroyed residential and public buildings. For that ... Read More »

Garni Temple

Garni Temple

Garni Temple: The History of Foundation Pagan Garni Temple is situated near Garni village in Kotayk region that is 28 km south-east from Yerevan. The Temple of Garni was built ... Read More »