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© Armine Karakhanyan
22 Apr 2013
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The impressive Akhtala monastery was reconstructed during the 13th century by prince Ivaneh Zakarian with a unique architectural style. This medieval Christian complex which is located inside the fortress has been one of the important educational centres in the historical Armenian province of Gugark.

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