Sp. Hovhannes Mgrdich of Shadakh - The Armenian church of Sp. Hovhannes Mgrdich in the town of Shadakh was also known as Zev or Ziv kilise. The church was probably constructed in the 17th century and repaired in the 18th century. Only the walls of the church remain and now the sanctuary serves as a garden. It is a large church in the style of a basilica. The photographs were taken in May 2014.