Haghpat has an attractive power. Being in this monastery once, you can't keep your interest to be there again. In reality our monasteries have magnetic power.

It's the most easy explanation of the unique charm of Haghpat.

The architectural genius of the builders of Haghpat monastery seems very supernatural.

Usually the complex of monasteries are being erected during centuries and Haghpat is not an exception.

But you must have strong art traditions to continue the same constructions begun many centuries before.