Church of the Holy Mother of God, Darashamb

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UNESCO World Heritage Site
Church of the Holy Mother of God
Սուրբ Ասսուածածին Եկեղեցի
Name as inscribed on the World Heritage List
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Church of the Holy Mother of God along the Araks River

Type Cultural
Criteria ii, iii, vi
Reference 1262
UNESCO region Asia-Pacific
Inscription history
Inscription 2008 (32nd Session)

The Church of Saint Astvatsatsin (Armenian: Սուրբ Ասսուածածին Եկեղեցի, or Church of the Holy Mother of God) is a 17th-century Armenian church in the Valley of the Araxes along the Araks river in Iran near Darashamb.[1]

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  1. ^ Novello, Adriano Alpago (1986), The Armenians (1st ed.), Italy: Rizzoli International Publications, Inc., p. 182, ISBN 0-8478-0731-2, OCLC 13796582 

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