About the catalogue

INTERNATIONAL CATALOGUE OF KHACHKARS — is a cultural and historical project focused on collecting and systematizing information about khachkars, a type of Armenian architectural landmarks found in many countries all over the world.

SITE ADMINISTRATION CONTACT INFORMATION
Administrators: Araik Abramyan, Yulia Abramyan.
Postal address:
Apt. 9, 4 Svetlogorsky Proezd
Nizhny Novgorod
Nizhny Novgorod Region
Russia, 603057
E-mail: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

CATALOGUE MAINTENANCE RULES:
1. The catalogue is maintained by khachkar.pro administration based on data acquired by the administrators on their own or from other sources.
2. Anyone may provide data on khachkars to the above addresses in line with the below rules of filling in a summary table of data (catalogue).
3. Information about khachkars shall be submitted in Armenian, Russian or English.
4. The summary table (catalogue) shall be filled in as follows:
a) a sequence number (No.) of a particular khachkar shall be entered in the first column, the number being assigned by the site administration and consisting of three parts. The first part of the number stands for a sequence number in the catalogue. The second part stands for a country where the khachkar is located (Appendix 1 to the Catalogue Maintenance Rules). The third part indicates the age when the khachkar was created;
b) the second column (Photo) shall contain photos of the khachkar, including front view, back view, both side views, geo-referenced view;
c) the third column (Location) shall contain geographical values of the khachkar location within the accuracy of 5 meters and obtained with various navigational aids (GPRS, Glonass, Galileo, etc.);
d) the fourth column (Site Address) shall contain the exact address of a building, construction, or house closest to the khachkar;
e) the fifth column (Date of Creation) shall specify the precisely known date when the khachkar was created (e.g. 1829) or its approximate period of creation (e.g., 1820s, second half of the 19th century, 19th century);
f) the sixth column (Author) shall indicate the name of a man who created the khachkar;
g) the seventh column (Material) shall specify the material from which the khachkar described is made;
h) the eighth column (Dimensions) shall contain the height and width of the khachkar, including measurement units;
i) the ninth column (Timed to Event) shall provide data on the memorable event to honor which the khachkar was set up, or any other function of the monument;
j) the tenth column (Source of Information, Contacts) shall contain data on the source that provided all the information on a particular khachkar, including contact information (e.g., name of a person, or title of a printed source, etc.).

APPENDIX 1 TO THE CATALOGUE MAINTENANCE RULES

Country Sequence Numbers:

1. Abkhazia
2. Afghanistan – Islamic Republic of Afghanistan
3. Albania – Republic of Albania
4. Algeria – People's Democratic Republic of Algeria
5. Andorra – Principality of Andorra
6. Angola - Republic of Angola
7. Antigua and Barbuda – Antigua and Barbuda
8. Argentina – Argentine Republic
9. Armenia – Republic of Armenia
10. Artsakh – Nagorno-Karabakh Republic
11. Australia – Commonwealth of Australia
12. Austria – Republic of Austria
13. Azad Kashmir
14. Azerbaijan – Republic of Azerbaijan
15. Bahamas – Commonwealth of the Bahamas
16. Bahrain – Kingdom of Bahrain
17. Bangladesh – People's Republic of Bangladesh
18. Barbados – Barbados
19. Belasrus – Republic of Belarus
20. Belgium – Kingdom of Belgium
21. Belize – Belize
22. Benin – Republic of Benin
23. Bhutan – Kingdom of Bhutan
24. Bolivia – Plurinational State of Bolivia
25. Bosnia and Herzegovina – Bosnia and Herzegovina
26. Botswana – Republic of Botswana
27. Brazil – Federative Republic of Brazil
28. Brunei – Nation of Brunei, the Abode of Peace
29. Bulgaria – Republic of Bulgaria
30. Burkina Faso – Burkina Faso
31. Burundi – Republic of Burundi
32. Cambodia – Kingdom of Cambodia
33. Cameroon – Republic of Cameroon
34. Canada – Canada
35. Cape Verde – Republic of Cabo Verde
36. Central African Republic – Central African Republic
37. Chad – Republic of Chad
38. Chile - Republic of Chile
39. Colombia – Republic of Colombia
40. Comoros – Union of the Comoros
41. Congo – Democratic Republic of the Congo
42. Congo – Republic of the Congo
43. Costa Rica – Republic of Costa Rica
44. Croatia – Republic of Croatia
45. Cuba – Republic of Cuba
46. Cyprus – Republic of Cyprus
47. Czechia – Czech Republic
48. Denmark – Kingdom of Denmark
49. Djibouti – Republic of Djibouti
50. Dominica – Commonwealth of Dominica
51. Dominican Republic – Dominican Republic
52. Donetsk People's Republic (DPR)
53. DPRK - Democratic People's Republic of Korea (North Korea)
54. East Timor – Democratic Republic of Timor-Leste
55. Ecuador – Republic of Ecuador
56. Egypt – Arab Republic of Egypt
57. El Salvador – Republic of El Salvador
58. Equatorial Guinea – Republic of Equatorial Guinea
59. Eritrea – State of Eritrea
60. Estonia – Republic of Estonia
61. Ethiopia – Republic of Ethiopia
62. Federated States of Micronesia – Federated States of Micronesia
63. Fiji – Republic of Fiji
64. Finland – Republic of Finland
65. France – French Republic
66. Gabon – Gabonese Republic
67. Georgia – Georgia
68. Germany – Federal Republic of Germany
69. Ghana – Republic of Ghana
70. Great Britain – United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland
71. Greece – Hellenic Republic
72. Grenada – Grenada
73. Guatemala – Republic of Guatemala
74. Guinea – Republic of Guinea
75. Guinea-Bissau – Republic of Guinea-Bissau
76. Guyana – Co-operative Republic of Guyana
77. Haiti – Republic of Haiti
78. Honduras – Republic of Honduras
79. Hungary – Hungary
80. Iceland – Republic of Iceland
81. India – Republic of India
82. Indonesia – Republic of Indonesia
83. Iran – Islamic Republic of Iran
84. Iraq – Republic of Iraq
85. Ireland – Ireland
86. Israel – State of Israel
87. Italy – Italian Republic
88. Ivory Coast – Republic of Côte d'Ivoire
89. Jamaica – Jamaica
90. Japan – Japan
91. Jordan – Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan
92. Kazakhstan – Republic of Kazakhstan
93. Kenya – Republic of Kenya
94. Kiribati – Republic of Kiribati
95. Kosovo – Republic of Kosovo
96. Kuwait – State of Kuwait
97. Kyrgyzstan – Kyrgyz Republic
98. Laos – Lao People's Democratic Republic
99. Latvia – Republic of Latvia
100. Lebanon – Lebanese Republic
101. Lesotho – Kingdom of Lesotho
102. Liberia – Republic of Liberia
103. Libya – State of Libya
104. Liechtenstein – Principality of Liechtenstein
105. Lithuania – Republic of Lithuania
106. Luhansk People's Republic (LPR)
107. Luxembourg – Grand Duchy of Luxembourg
108. Macedonia – Republic of Macedonia
109. Madagascar – Republic of Madagascar
110. Malawi – Republic of Malawi
111. Malaysia – Malaysia
112. Maldives – Republic of Maldives
113. Mali – Republic of Mali
114. Malta – Republic of Malta
115. Marshall Islands – Republic of the Marshall Islands
116. Mauritania – Islamic Republic of Mauritania
117. Mauritius – Republic of Mauritius
118. Mexico – United Mexican States
119. Moldavia – Republic of Moldova
120. Monaco – Principality of Monaco
121. Mongolia – Mongolia
122. Montenegro – Montenegro
123. Morocco – Kingdom of Morocco
124. Mozambique – Republic of Mozambique
125. Myanmar – Republic of the Union of Myanmar
126. Namibia – Republic of Namibia
127. Nauru – Republic of Nauru
128. Nepal – Federal Democratic Republic of Nepal
129. New Zealand – New Zealand
130. Nicaragua – Republic of Nicaragua
131. Niger – Republic of Niger
132. Nigeria – Federal Republic of Nigeria
133. Northern Cyprus – Turkish Republic of Northern Cyprus
134. Norway – Kingdom of Norway
135. Oman – Sultanate of Oman
136. Pakistan – Islamic Republic of Pakistan
137. Palau – Republic of Palau
138. Palestine – State of Palestine
139. Panama – Republic of Panama
140. Papua New Guinea – Independent State of Papua New Guinea
141. Paraguay – Republic of Paraguay
142. People's Republic of China
143. Peru – Republic of Peru
144. Philippines – Republic of the Philippines
145. Poland – Republic of Poland
146. Portugal – Portuguese Republic
147. Qatar – State of Qatar
148. Republic of China (Taiwan)
149. Republic of Korea – Republic of Korea (South Korea – unofficial name)
150. Romania – Romania
151. Russia – Russian Federation
152. Rwanda – Republic of Rwanda
153. Saint Kitts and Nevis – Federation of Saint Kitts and Nevis
154. Saint Lucia – Saint Lucia
155. Saint Vincent and the Grenadines – Saint Vincent and the Grenadines
156. Samoa – Independent State of Samoa
157. San Marino – Republic of San Marino
158. São Tomé and Príncipe – Democratic Republic of São Tomé and Príncipe
159. Saudi Arabia – Kingdom of Saudi Arabia
160. Senegal – Republic of Senegal
161. Serbia – Republic of Serbia
162. Seychelles – Republic of Seychelles
163. Sierra Leone – Republic of Sierra Leone
164. Singapore – Republic of Singapore
165. Slovakia – Slovak Republic
166. Slovenia – Republic of Slovenia
167. Solomon Islands – Solomon Islands
168. Somalia – Federal Republic of Somalia
169. Somaliland – Republic of Somaliland
170. South Africa – Republic of South Africa
171. South Ossetia
172. South Sudan – Republic of South Sudan
173. Spain – Kingdom of Spain
174. Sri Lanka – Democratic Socialist Republic of Sri Lanka
175. Sudan – Republic of the Sudan
176. Surinam – Suriname
177. Swaziland – Kingdom of Swaziland
178. Sweden – Kingdom of Sweden
179. Switzerland – Swiss Confederation
180. Syria – Syrian Arab Republic
181. Tajikistan – Republic of Tajikistan
182. Tanzania – United Republic of Tanzania
183. Thailand – Kingdom of Thailand
184. The Gambia – Islamic Republic of The Gambia
185. The Netherlands – Kingdom of the Netherlands
186. Togo – Togolese Republic
187. Tonga – Kingdom of Tonga
188. Transnistria
189. Trinidad and Tobago – Republic of Trinidad and Tobago
190. Tunisia – Tunisia
191. Turkey – Republic of Turkey
192. Turkmenistan – Turkmenistan
193. Tuvalu – Tuvalu
194. UAE – United Arab Emirates
195. Uganda – Republic of Uganda
196. Ukraine – Ukraine
197. Uruguay – Oriental Republic of Uruguay
198. USA – United States of America
199. Uzbekistan – Republic of Uzbekistan
200. Vanuatu – Republic of Vanuatu
201. Vatican – Holy See
202. Venezuela – Bolivarian Republic of Venezuela
203. Vietnam – Socialist Republic of Vietnam
204. Yemen – Republic of Yemen
205. Zambia – Republic of Zambia
206. Zimbabwe – Republic of Zimbabwe