Payvand, Iran
Jan 2 2008


PHOTOS: New Year Celebration at Vanak Church In Isfahan
Photos by ISNA

About Isfahan's Vanak Church:

This is the most important and famous historical church in Isfahan
>From the viewpoint of architecture and decorations values and wall
paintings. This church has other names such as san sour or Amena
Perkich that means savior. This splendid church was built in 1015 H /
1605 AD. It has a great dome, tall walls and vaults that is now the
residence of Armenian caliphate of Iran and India.
Source: Iran Tourism

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http://www.payvand.com/news/08/jan/1016.html