Two views from the church of St. Grigor of Tigran Honents
Церковь Тиграна Онентца (св.Григория)
783: The Kamsarakan dynasty moves to Byzance. Their lands in Shirak and Arsharunik’ are sold to the Bagratids.
Around 783: Ashot Msaker Bagratuni hounds the Arab commander Dchahab out of his territory and commissions building works in the town of Ani.
800-850 Thanks to Ashot Msaker and his brother Shapuh, the Bagratunis are counted among the country’s most important feudal lords. 826: Bagrat Bagratuni receives the title "prince of princes" and founds the kingdom of Taron.