Interior of St. Astvatsatsin Church at Armenia's Khor Virap Monastery

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James Blake Wiener
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published on 15 March 2018
Interior of St. Astvatsatsin Church at Armenia's Khor Virap Monastery Download Full Size Image

This is the interior of the St. Astvatsatsin Church, which was built in the 1660s CE. Khor Virap is an ancient Armenian monastery located near the border with Turkey some 8 km (5 mi) from the town of Artashat, Armenia.

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James Blake Wiener
James is a writer and former Professor of History. He holds an MA in World History with a particular interest in cross-cultural exchange and world history. He is a co-founder of World History Encyclopedia and formerly was its Communications Director.

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Wiener, J. B. (2018, March 15). Interior of St. Astvatsatsin Church at Armenia's Khor Virap Monastery. World History Encyclopedia. Retrieved from https://www.worldhistory.org/image/8357/interior-of-st-astvatsatsin-church-at-armenias-kho/

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Wiener, James Blake. "Interior of St. Astvatsatsin Church at Armenia's Khor Virap Monastery." World History Encyclopedia. Last modified March 15, 2018. https://www.worldhistory.org/image/8357/interior-of-st-astvatsatsin-church-at-armenias-kho/.

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Wiener, James Blake. "Interior of St. Astvatsatsin Church at Armenia's Khor Virap Monastery." World History Encyclopedia. World History Encyclopedia, 15 Mar 2018. Web. 17 Jul 2024.

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