off the road E before
the first turnoff to Kosh is a large khachkar whose inscription, from 1195,
commerates the delivery of Aragatsotn from the Seljuk Turks.
is attested from early Christian times as Kvash, with a relatively rich history. In the village
are ruins of
Grigor (13th c.) and S. Gevorg
(19 th c.) churches,
the main road forks at the hamlet
Gharajilar), which was emptied in 1960 and resettled in 1989.
Right of the road at the turnoff are a cemetery and remains of a
7th? c. domed church and various medieval remnants.