Armenian Church

Etchmiadzin. Gallery

1 The Cathedral of Holy Etchmiadzin (303 A. D.)
2 The Belfry of the Cathedral
3 The Cathedral. Some carvings of tha Belfry
4 The Belfry of the Cathedral (XVII c.)
5 Heathenish Fire-place under the Main Altar of the Cathedral (II с. В. C.)
6 The Main Altar of the Cathedral
7 In the Cathedral. Evening Prayer Time
8 Southern Interior of the Cathedral
9 Interior of the Cathedral
10 Mother-of-pearl Patriarchal Throne
11 Patriarchal Throne
12 The Eagle of the Main Altar
13 The Altar of the Saviour's Descent
14 Mother of God (H. Hovnatanian, XVIII c)
15 Icons on the Stage of the Holy Altar
16 The Relic Right arm of St. Gregory the Illuminator
17 The Consecration of the Holy Oil (1962)
18 Silver Caldron of Holy Oil
19 Episcopal Consecration
20 Monument to the Martyrs of 1915 in Holy Etchmiadzin
21 The Inauguration of the Monument to the Martyrs (1965)
22 The Consecration of the Holy Oil (1969)
23 St. Mesrop Mashtotz (by. Nersessian)
24 St. Sahak Parthev (by. Nersessian)
25 The Theological Seminary
26 Students of the Seminary (1969)
27 Tiridate's Gate
28 The Stone-cross of (Womik Vardapet (1808 A. D.)
29 The Lobby of the Catholicos' Residence
30 Patriarchal Throne in the Residence of the Catholicos
31 His Holiness Vasken I on the Throne
32 His Holiness Vasken I and His Beatitude the Patriarch Alexey of All Russians
33 His Holiness Vasken I and His Holiness Pope Paul VI in Vatican (May, 1970)
34 His Holiness Vasken I and His Beatitude Patriarch Atenagoros of Constantinople in Istambul (July, 1961)
35 His Beatitude Patriarch Alexey and His Holiness Catholicos Ephraim II of Georgia w the Mother of the Catholicos Vasken I in the Residence (1958)
36 His Holiness Catholicos Vasken I and His Beatitude Justinius the Patriarch of Rumania in Garni (1967)
37 His Holiness Catholicos Vasken I and His Beatitude Kiril the Patriarch of Bulgaria (1967)
38 His Holiness Vasken I and the Archbishop of Canterbury His Grace Dr. Michael Ramsey in London (Oct. 1963)
39 His Holiness Vasken I and the General Secretary of World Council of Churches Dr. E. G. Blake in Geneva (July, 1967)
40 His Holiness the Catholicos and His High-ranking Guests (1965)
41 St. Hripsime (618)
42 The Interior of the Dome of St. Hripsime
43 St. Gayane (632)
44 The Interior of the Dome of St. Gayane
45 Shoghakat (1695)
46 The Holy cross of Khotakerats (1300)
47 Judas (by. Bashinjaghian)
48 The Cross of Havouts-Tar (XI c.)
49 The Holy Lance
50 Censer (1779)
51 Pedilavium (Hovnatanian school, XIX с.)
52 The Baptism of King Tiridates III
53 Silver Cover of Gospel (XVIII с.)
54 Mother of God (XVII c.)
55 St. Gregory the Illuminator (XVII с.)
56 St. Hripsime
57 Noah the Pariarch Praying at the Foot of Mount Ararat (XVIII c.)
58 St. Stephen
59 A Gold Coin of Tigran II (I c. B.C.)
60 A Gold Coin of Tigran II (I c. B.C.)
61 Gonfalon (XIII c.)
62 Golden Cross with Sacred Relic
63 Iron Cross (1213 A.D.)
64 Armenian Manuscript. Cospel of Grigor of Tatev (XIV c.)
65 Mother of God (XVI c.)
66 Mother of God (XVII c.)
67 Stone-cross (XV с.)
68 Silver Chalice (XIX c.)
69 Silver Chalice (XVIII c.)
70 Patriarchal Gold Chalice (1962)
71 Silver Repository of Relics (XVIII c.)
72 Embroidered Covers (XVIII c.)
73 Relic of Noah's Ark
74 Emboidered Scapular (XVIII с.)
75 The Iron Cross of king Ashot II (X c.)
76 Embroidered Covers (XVII c.)
77 Patriarchal Scapular Embroidered (XVII c.)
78 Episcopal Mitre (XVIII c.)
79 Painted Calico Curtain
80 Stone-cross (XIII с.)
81 Printed Curtain of the Altar (1722)
82 The Life of Sf. Gregory the Illuminator (XIX c.)
83 Silver Ephod (XVIII с.)