The Churches of Armenia
Lecture no. 7 from the course: The World's Greatest Churches
Taught by Professor William R. Cook | 30 min | Categories: The Great Courses Plus Online Travel Courses
This lecture takes you deeply into the Armenian artistic heritage of Christianity. In visits to a spectrum of beautiful churches and monasteries, encounter the rich detail and ornate elaboration of stone carving depicting religious iconography, as well as architectural traditions such as unusual vaulted domes and “khachkars” (free-standing stone monuments).