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Սասունցի Դավիթ - David of Sasun

Սասունցի Դավիթ - David of Sasun

( Sasountsi Tavit )

is an Armenian epic hero who drove Arabic invaders out of Armenia.

 

The Sasuntsi Davit is an Armenian national epic poem recounting David's exploits. As an oral history, it dates from the 8th century, and was first put in written form in 1873.

 

In this picture , David of Sasun monument in Yerevan , Armenia.

 

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Taken on December 21, 2007