Exclusive agent of China Southern Airlines in Armenia

About Armenia

Sightseeing

Talin

1

Talin Church. The big temple of Talin is a unique monument of Armenian Church architecture and belongs to three-nave vaulted type of basilicas. Its prototype in the beginning of VII c is the reconstructed Dvin’s St. Gregory temple, which from three-nave basilica turned into three-bayed temple. That was achieved by adding bays into the longitudinal walls, which were half-rounded from inside and polyhedral from outside. This new idea of foundation, improved in Talin’s temple, became a complete, independent and the unique example of early medieval church type. In contrast to the prototype, in the scheme of the temple the mutual connection of some separate parts and symmetry of the whole picture is corrected.

Get in touch

19 Hrachya Kochar street, #39 Yerevan 0012, Republic of Armenia

Phone:
+374 10 22 94 48
Fax:
+374 10 32 06 08
E-mail:
linkaviainfo@gmail.com