Armenia’s Investment in World Heritage Armenia’s Investment in World Heritage The first true Khachkars appeared in the 9th century and the oldest known Khachkar was carved in 897. Nagorno Kharabakh (Artsakh) Nagorno Kharabakh (Artsakh) Artsakh is full of breathtaking sights and numerous traditions; those traditions are clearly reflected in its cuisine. Yerevan Yerevan Religious and cultural center founded in 782 BC by king Argishti I the initial name of the city was Erebuni. Armenian Diaspora Armenian Diaspora Currently Armenian population around the world is estimated to be over 11 million. The largest community is in Russia.
Traditions and Holidays Traditions and Holidays The Armenian people are known for their hospitality, warmth and peacefulness. Christianity in  Armenia Christianity in Armenia Armenia was the first country in the world to adopt Christianity as its main religion in 301 A.D. Armenian Alphabet Armenian Alphabet Armenian belongs to the Indo-European Language family and it forms its own branch with no close relatives. Armenia–the biblical country Armenia–the biblical country Ancient Armenia is one of the oldest countries in the world
Republic of Armenia Republic of Armenia Currently total area of Armenia is 29,800 square km with approximate population of 3,344,336. Armenia - Open Air Museum Armenia - Open Air Museum Land of beautiful, unforgettable nature and kind people where one can sense the spirit of the ancient culture. The Armenian Genocide The Armenian Genocide