Armenia’s singing stones

Karahunj – “full of noises, sounds, and sweet airs, that give delight, and hurt not.” Continue reading

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Ruins of forgotten times: Armenia’s city of Ani

In 1064, in a fit of imperial expansion, the Seljuk Turks overran Armenia and Georgia before going on to conquer Anatolia. In the shape of things to come, Armenia’s fabled capital of Ani was pillaged and destroyed. Continue reading