Aruch

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Aruch

Արուճ
Aruch is locatit in Armenie
Aruch
Aruch
Coordinates: 40°17′33″N 44°04′45″E / 40.29250°N 44.07917°E / 40.29250; 44.07917
KintraArmenie
Marz (Province)Aragatsotn
Population
 (2001)
 • Tot1,016
Time zoneUTC+4 ( )
 • Summer (DST)UTC+5 ( )

Aruch (Armenie: Արուճ; till 1970, Talish) is a toun in the Aragatsotn Province o Armenie. It is locatit on the soothren pairt o Munt Aragats. The toun dates back tae the 6t century when it wis the winter camp o the ryal airmies. It wis later made tae a permanent base bi Grigor Mamikonian (661-682). The village is the location of the 7t century Armenie monastic complex Aruchavank. Thare are remains o the Mamikonians' palace an aw.

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