Christian-Muslim Relations 600 - 1500

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 Vkayabanut‘iwn Vardanay Bałišec‘woy
(615 words)

'The Martyrology of Vardan Bałišec‘i'

The Martyrology of Vardan Bałišec‘i

Date: About 1421

Original Language: Armenian


The work is about a Christian Armenian named Vardan from the village of Tatvan on the southern shore of Lake Van. It documents his transition from married layman and family man to that of zealous aspirant, wandering from monastery to monastery to benefit from the spiritual counsel of the elder…

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Cowe, S. Peter, “ Vkayabanut‘iwn Vardanay Bałišec‘woy”, in: Christian-Muslim Relations 600 - 1500, General Editor David Thomas. Consulted online on 03 April 2020 <>
First published online: 2010

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