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Monastery, partially carved into the rock.
Geghard (Armenian for "spear") is a monastery complex of the 4th century, listed by UNESCO as a World Cultural Heritage site. Some of the temples of the complex are completely hollowed out inside the rocks. The monastery houses an important Christian relic - a spear with which centurion Longin pierced the body of Jesus Christ, crucified on This made the monastery a popular pilgrimage site for Armenians for many centuries.
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Geghard Monastery

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Armenia, Kotayk, H3
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Очень атмосферное место. Древность, святость и история - в воздухе, в камнях Гегарда. Часть монастыря находится прямо внутри скалы.
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