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The Armenian Alphabet Monument which was built in 406AD by St. Mesrop Mashdots is all carved from stone. The creation of the Armenian Alphabet made it possible to translate the Bible into Armenian. But it also had the effect of keeping the Armenian culture solid & resistant to assimilation by other local cultures. There are 38 letters in our alphabet. This picture is from the Alphabet Field in Armenia. In a very rural area, this wonderful monument stands amidst wandering cows & other…