Day archives: November 1st, 2021

Armenian Knights 1050-1350’s

Armenian Knights 1050-1350's

Not one I saw a bold man, – Now they have long been in graves, And even the ant to drive off the face, Went to the lions, they can not. Hovhannes Tlkuranzi. Armenian medieval lyrics. L. O. publishing house “Soviet writer”, 1972 Knights and chivalry of three centuries. In our “journey” through the “era of …

Zvartnots Cathedral – World History Encyclopedia

Zvartnots Cathedral - World History Encyclopedia

The ruins of Zvartnots Cathedral are located on a flat plain within the Ararat Plateau between the cities of Yerevan and Etchmiadzin in Armenia‘s Armavir province near Zvartnots International Airport. Built in the middle of the 7th century CE, under the instructions of the Catholicos Nerses III (r. 641-661 CE), Zvartnots is the oldest and largest aisled tetraconch church in …