Day archives: July 2nd, 2018

Glkho Monastery – Talish, Artsakh

Glkho Monastery – Talish, Artsakh

Glkho Monastery (otherwise known as Orek, also referred to as Urekavank or Orekavank in ancient accounts) is located on the slopes of one of the mounts beyond the village of Talish in Martakert District of the Republic of Artsakh. Historian Movses Khorenatsi writes that the monastery was established in the 5th century. Over the centuries …