Also transliterated EJMIATSIN etc.
Sometimes called VAGARSHABAD.
The traditional seat of the
Armenian Catholicos. The nearby town of
Zvartnots was also
a major Armenian spiritual centre in earlier times.
Under construction --- far from complete! Read with caution.
- ECHMIADZIN CATHEDRAL: Dating
to the V Century.
CHURCH OF ST. RHIPSIME:
- A. B. Eremian:
Khram Ripsime, (1955).
Yerevan: Armgiz, 1955.
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