Ejmiadzin, which means the «The Descent of the Only Begotten Son» is an ancient capital of Armenia. According to legend, Jesus Christ descended from heaven and indicated the spot for a church to be built. Mother Cathedral: The Cathedral was built on top of the pagan temple of Vagharshapat, after it was...
Garni: Almost anyone who comes to Armenia visits Garni.Garni temple is the unique survived example of heathen culture in Armenia.It is a blend of Greco-Roman and Armenian styles built byKing Trdat the First.The temple of Garni itself was dedicated to the sun goddess Mythra. After adopting Christianity in 301 the pagan temple lost...