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Summary

Ruins of the VIIth century church at the edge of the city of Vagharshapat (Etchmiadzin)

Class:

  • Temple or sanctuary
  • visible
  • Location ± 0-5 m.
(see also PELAGIOS)

Identifiers:

Nearby

Teishebaina (Karmir Blur)

Fortified settlement from the end of the 2nd millennium BC

Saint Hripsime Church in Vagharshapat [Etchmiadzin]

Church built atop the IVth century martyrium ofSaint Hripsimé to whom the church was dedicated.

Saint Gayane Church

7th-century Armenian church in Vagharshapat [Etchmiadzin]

Etchmiadzin Cathedral

The original church was built in the early fourth century. The northern wall of the cathedral contains two IVth century reliefs which depict Paul the Apostle and Saint Thecla.

Images

Surroundings (Panoramio)

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