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The Republic Square in the Armenian capital - Yerevan is a stunning place to finish your trip in this enchanting country. The place itself has oval shape and patterns made from stone that look like an Armenian rug if looked from above. This important location is surrounded with many administrative buildings such as ministries and also the Government House. The History Museum and the National Gallery are definitely must-stops. The Republic Square is the ideal start for exploring the main…

The Republic Square in the Armenian capital - Yerevan is a stunning place to finish your trip in this enchanting country. The place itself has oval shape and patterns made from stone that look like an Armenian rug if looked from above. This important location is surrounded with many administrative buildings such as ministries and also the Government House. The History Museum and the National Gallery are definitely must-stops. The Republic Square is the ideal start for exploring the main…

"Armenia's Khor Virap monastery and some vineyards with Mount Ararat looming behind them. Ararat said to be where Noah's ark landed is a holy place to Armenians and a huge part of their history. However it's now inside Turkish territory." This #regram

"Armenia's Khor Virap monastery and some vineyards with Mount Ararat looming behind them. Ararat said to be where Noah's ark landed is a holy place to Armenians and a huge part of their history. However it's now inside Turkish territory." This #regram

Armenian Monastery of St. Thaddeus, Iran. Rebuilt in 1324 after an earthquake, it is reputed to be the burial site of the Apostle Jude Thaddeus.

Armenian Monastery of St. Thaddeus, Iran. Rebuilt in 1324 after an earthquake, it is reputed to be the burial site of the Apostle Jude Thaddeus.

https://flic.kr/p/cdDiYJ | Armenia NORAVANK  MONASTERY | Noravank (Armenian: Նորավանք, meaning "New Monastery" in Armenian) is a 13th century Armenian monastery. The gorge where the monastery is located is known for its tall, sheer, brick-red cliffs, directly across from the monastery. The monastery is best known for its two-storey Surp Astvatsatsin (Holy Mother of God) church, which grants access to the second floor by way of a narrow stone-made staircase jutting out from the face ...

https://flic.kr/p/cdDiYJ | Armenia NORAVANK MONASTERY | Noravank (Armenian: Նորավանք, meaning "New Monastery" in Armenian) is a 13th century Armenian monastery. The gorge where the monastery is located is known for its tall, sheer, brick-red cliffs, directly across from the monastery. The monastery is best known for its two-storey Surp Astvatsatsin (Holy Mother of God) church, which grants access to the second floor by way of a narrow stone-made staircase jutting out from the face ...

DADIVANK MONASTERY Dadivank is an ancient religious and cultural center established in the 1st century on the relicts of St.Dadi who was martyred while preaching Christianity in Artsakh. Starting from the 5th century Dadivank is referenced as episcopacy, other premises of the complex are considered to be of the 9-13th century.

DADIVANK MONASTERY Dadivank is an ancient religious and cultural center established in the 1st century on the relicts of St.Dadi who was martyred while preaching Christianity in Artsakh. Starting from the 5th century Dadivank is referenced as episcopacy, other premises of the complex are considered to be of the 9-13th century.

Prison of Christ - In the north-east side of the complex there is The Prison of Christ, alleged by the Franciscans to be where Jesus was held. The Greek Orthodox allege that the real place that Jesus was held was the similarly named Prison of Christ, within their Monastery of the Praetorium, located near the Church of Ecce Homo, at the first station on the Via Dolorosa. The Armenians regard a recess in the Monastery of the Flagellation...

Prison of Christ - In the north-east side of the complex there is The Prison of Christ, alleged by the Franciscans to be where Jesus was held. The Greek Orthodox allege that the real place that Jesus was held was the similarly named Prison of Christ, within their Monastery of the Praetorium, located near the Church of Ecce Homo, at the first station on the Via Dolorosa. The Armenians regard a recess in the Monastery of the Flagellation...

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