Bjni Fortress
Bjni Fortress
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5.0 of 5 bubbles
Nov 2022
The tour was very pleasant and informative! The tourguide was very kind, patient and fun which made the entire experience specially exciting.
Written 19 November 2022
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karintravelg
Yerevan, Armenia86 contributions
5.0 of 5 bubbles
Jun 2018
The fortress of Bjni was built in the 9th to 10th centuries by the royal Pahlavuni family of the Bagratuni Dynasty. The commander of Bjni, lord Vasak Holum Pahlavuni (the Pahlavid) reconstructed the fortress. The 12th century Armenian historian Matteos Urhayetsi wrote in part 1 of the "Chronicle" covering the late 10th to early 11th centuries, of the invasions of mercenary Turkish soldiers of the Daylamis at Bjni in 1021 who went to raid and plunder villages and towns.
Written 13 August 2018
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Elen Asatryan
Yerevan, Armenia1,056 contributions
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Mar 2016
Bjni Fortress is a medieval Armenian fortress located in the village of Bjni in the Kotayk Province of Armenia. The fortress of Bjni was built in the 9th to 10th centuries by the royal Pahlavuni family of the Bagratuni Dynasty. The commander of Bjni, lord Vasak Holum Pahlavuni reconstructed the fortress.
Written 28 April 2016
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