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  1. ARMENIA

  2. Armenia was the first country to adopt Christianity as state religion.

  3. When did Armenians adopted Christianity as a State Religion? • 1st century AD • 405 AD • 301 AD • 9th century B.C

  4. Town of ECHMIADZIN

  5. Town of ECHMIADZIN Echmiadzin, the residence of Catholicos, 4th century A.D.

  6. Town of ECHMIADZINCHURCH HRIPSIME St. HRIPSIMEH CHURCH, 7th century A.D.

  7. Town of ECHMIADZINCHURCH GAYANE St. GAYANE CHURCH, 7th century A.D.

  8. NORAVANK 13th century A.D.

  9. NORAVANK

  10. GEGHART CATHEDRAL4th-13th century A.D.

  11. KHOR VIRAP 16th-18th century A.D.

  12. SAKHMOSAVANK13th century A.D

  13. OSHAKAN, 19th century A.D.

  14. GARNI, 1st century A.D.a temple existing from pagan times

  15. UNIQUE ALPHABET

  16. When the Armenian Alphabet was invented by Mesrop Mashtots? 707 A.D. 102 B.C 405 A.D. 1014 A.D

  17. How many letters exist in the Armenian Alphabet? • 22 letters • 27 letters • 35 letters • 39 letters • 51 letters

  18. MANUSCRIPT MUSEUM

  19. CAPITAL OF ARMENIAYEREVAN

  20. How old is Yerevan? • 3,746 years old • 2,790 years old • 1,568 years old • 657 years old

  21. CAPITAL OF ARMENIAYEREVAN is 2,790 year-old

  22. An old street in Yerevan

  23. GENOCIDE MEMORIAL(genocide organized by Turks in 1915-1918)

  24. GENOCIDE MEMORIAL(genocide organized by Turks in 1915-1918)

  25. SYMBOLS OF ARMENIA

  26. KHACHKAR KHACH-cross KAR-stone

  27. KHACHKARS

  28. Mountain ARARAT

  29. LAKE SEVAN