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Church of the Holy Mother of God, Darashamb

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


  1. ^ Novello, Adriano Alpago (1986), The Armenians (1st ed.), Italy: Rizzoli International Publications, Inc., p. 182,  

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