The Surb Astvatsatsin Chapel – Dzordzor Monastery, Iran

The Surb Astvatsatsin Chapel – Dzordzor Monastery, Iran

An Armenian monastery of the 7th century Dzordzor (Ծոր Ծորի) is located in the territory of modern Iran in the province of Artaz. The Dzordzor chapel has been at its peak during the 14th-17th centuries when Shah Abbas forcibly moved Armenians to the center of Iran. The Surb Astvatsatsin chapel is the only surviving structure …

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