Religious

The paintings with religious motifs and based on biblical scenes will serve as an inexhaustible source of inspiration, give you a support in difficult moments and warm your heart when you’re joyful. Without any doubt you will always find a rightful place for them at home or in the office or probably in some special secluded corner of your apartment. Religious paintings encourage the audience to contemplation and are a reflection of the eternal spiritual values, allowing anyone to feel a sense of ownership with the ancient Biblical history. A religious painting can be a wonderful gift to a loved one or to a respected business partner. After all these paintings are not only calling to the spiritual self-improvement, but also bring luck to their owners.

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Prayer. Oil painting on canvas, 50Х70, 2010

Michael Simonyan

The Surb-Hach (Holy Cross) Armenian Church. The painting depicts an ancient gem of Armenian architecture – The Surb-Hach Armenian church on the Akdamar Island (Turkey). Oil painting on canvas, 50Х40, 2015

Michael Simonyan

Reminiscence (Lake Van). There is depicted a woman praying near the Surb-Hach Armenian church. Oil painting on canvas, 60Х60, 2015

Michael Simonyan

Montenegro, Kotor at night. The painting presents the unique church of St. Luke in Kotor, one of the few in the world which has two Christian altars: Catholic and Eastern Orthodox. Oil painting on canvas, 50Х70, 2010

Michael Simonyan

Prayer 2. Three Christian monks pray altogether for peace all around the world, prosperity and love. Oil painting on canvas, 70Х100, 2011. *

Michael Simonyan

Prayer 3. This cubist painting allegorically depicts a farmer praying for a plentiful harvest. Oil painting on canvas, 40Х80, 2012

Michael Simonyan

6. Life. This painting with the Christian cross dividing the canvas into four parts symbolically shows the light and dark sides of life. Oil painting on canvas, 80Х60, 2014

Michael Simonyan

Jacob. The painting was created based on the biblical story of Jacob who wrestled with God. Oil painting on canvas, 100Х100, 2014

Michael Simonyan

The Burning Bush. The painting was created based on the biblical story of the Burning Bush from which God spoke to Moses. Oil painting on canvas, 100Х100, 2013

Michael Simonyan

Moses. This painting represents the Old Testament prophet Moses, the liberator of the ancient Hebrews from Egypt slavery. Oil painting on canvas

Michael Simonyan

Jerusalem, Armenian Church. The painting depicts the Church of Holy Sepulcher, divided among six Christian denominations: the Greek Orthodox, Catholic, Eritrean, Syrian, Armenian Apostolic and Coptic. Oil painting on canvas, 70Х100, 2010

Michael Simonyan

Jesus on the Mount of Transfiguration. The painting is based on the biblical story of the divine transfiguration of Christ on Mount Tabor. Oil painting on canvas, 60Х80, 2014

Michael Simonyan

Ararat, Khor Virap. The painting depicts the famous monastery of Khor Virap at the foot of holy Mount Ararat, lit by the rays of the setting sun. Oil painting on canvas, 50Х70, 2012 *