Photos: New Year’s celebration at Iran’s Saint Sarkis Cathedral

Saint Sarkis Cathedral is an Armenian Apostolic church in Tehran, Iran. The construction of St.Sakis Church in Tehran began from 1964 and was complete by 1970. The church was built by Sarkisian brothers in memory of their parents.

Pictures below show Iran’s Armenian Christian community holding a ceremony at Saint Sarkis Cathedral on Saturday night to celebrate the New Year 2013.

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By ISNA

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