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St. Ghazanchetsots

1886 y.

Ghazanchetsots, St.Amenaprkich, Monastery is the great attraction of the city of Shushi in Artsakh. It is a great monument. The exterior decorations are luxurious; there are ornament-carvings everywhere, especially on the arches of doors and windows. During the reconstruction of the church an inscription was discovered, thanks to which the name of the architect of the church became known. This inscription enriched the list of masters and architects of XIXc by two bright names; Avetis Yearamishents and Simeon Ter-Hakobyants.