Yerevan

This is Yerevan

This is Yerevan

The Government House on Republic Square

This is Ararad

This is Ararad

As always, click on the photo to view the larger size.

Statue of David of Sassoun, an Armenian epic hero.

David of Sasun - Սասունցի Դաւիթ (Սասունցի Դավիթ)

David of Sasun – Սասունցի Դաւիթ (Սասունցի Դավիթ)

 

Located  near the St. Gregory’s, the Illuminator, Church

Zravar Antranig's (Antranik) Statue in Yerevan, Armenia

Zravar Antranig's (Antranik) Statue in Yerevan, Armenia

Three Armenian Khatchkars (cross stone) on Sevan peninsula on Lake Sevan.

Armenian Khachkars on Lake Sevan

Armenian Khachkars on Lake Sevan

Zevartnots Airport, Armenia

Sunrise at Zevartnots Airport, Armenia

Dzidzernagapert or Tsitsernakaberd, “fortress of small swallows” in Armenian, (Armenian: Ծիծեռնակաբերդ, Russian: Цицернакабéрд) is a memorial dedicated to the victims of the Armenian Genocide; it is located on a hill overlooking Yerevan, Armenia. Every year on April 24, hundreds of thousands of Armenians gather here to remember the victims of the 1915 Armenian Genocide that took place in the Ottoman Empire carried out by the Turkish government. More on Wikipedia

Dzidzernagapert / Tsitsernakaberd Armenian Genocide Memorial

Dzidzernagapert / Tsitsernakaberd Armenian Genocide Memorial

I really wonder how the 1.5 million martyrs are feeling today!!!

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