Armenia - Cathedral and Churches of Echmiatsin and the Archaeological Site of Zvartnots

"The cathedral and churches of Echmiatsin and the archaeological remains at Zvartnots graphically illustrate the evolution and development of the Armenian central-domed cross-hall type of church, which exerted a profound influence on architectural and artistic development in the region." 

Source: UNESCO World Heritage

Yippee...these postcards recived are for my 775th UNESCO World Heritage Site out of 911 as of year 2010. Thanks to Ivan of Czech Republic for both postcards.

Postcard 1 - St. Etchmiadzin
St. Etchmiadzin 4th century. Thanks to Luca of Italy.





Postcard 2 - Zvartnotc
Zvartnoc (St Gregory) Temple of Vagharshapat. Thanks to Luca of Italy.






Postcard 3 - Zvartnots
Ruins of Church of St. Gregoire of Zvartnots, Armenia.






Postcard 4 - Echmiatsin
Cathedral of Echmiatsin, Armenia.




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