The Legend of the Pigeons

The Legend of the Pigeons and the Mystery of Hovhannavank – Armenia

Tamerlane’s troops repeatedly raided Armenia, as testified by many legends. One of them tells about what the Armenian people living at the foothills of Mount Aragats had to go through. We will talk about the monastery of Hovhannavank. This particular legend says that the abbot of the monastery, having learned about the approaching hordes of …

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