Interesting Facts in Armenia
Chess is a compulsory subject in schools

Armenia was the first country to have adopted Christianity as its state religion

Armenia is one of the only mono ethnic countries in the world

The first church in the world was built in Armenia

An estimated 1.5 million Armenians were killed during the Genocide

Armenia is one of the oldest wine producing country in the world

Armenians bake their lavash underground in a tonir

The entire country worships Mt Ararat which is also the national symbol of Armenia

The apricot is one of the symbols of Armenia

Yerevan is also known as the “pink city”