Artsakh Azerbaijan (Nagorno Karabakh)
Armenian Apostolic (Oriental Orthodox)
The monastery was founded in the first century AD by St Davi, a disciple of the apostle Thaddeus. The monastery, built during the 9th to 13th centuries, was reopened in 1994. It is said that one of the churches or chapels is dedicated to St. Nicholas. There are several frescos of Saint Nicholas, one on the outside of the church.