Chaplains of the 27 year old Army of Armenia


22 years after the establishment of the spiritual leadership of the Armed Forces, Armenian clergy regularly serve in military units, posts, hospitals. Today, nearly 6 dozen of chaplains serve in our Army: they are friend and counselor to the soldier, and a comrade-in-arms in the battlefield. 
 

 

Soldier and Priest


The soldiers tell about the soldiers serving in the army, who are next to the soldiers both in the hospital, in the frontline and in the military unit.
The program is dedicated to the 27th anniversary of the formation of the Armenian Army.
 

For the first time, Dwayne Dopsie and Zydeco Hellraisers were in Yerevan


On July 4, the Independence Day of the United States, the Embassy had organized a festive concert at Cafesjian Monument Garden. Dwayne Dopsie and Zydeco Hellraisers performed in Yerevan for the first time.  
 

First Home Blessing ceremony of the year at Pontifical Residence


Divine Candlelight Liturgy was followed by the priests accompanying the Armenian Pontiff to his Residence from St. Gayane Monastery. This year, the first Home Blessing Ceremony, like previous years, took place at Pontifical Residence. 
 

 

“Antivirus Komitas” Projectin St. Anna Church of Yerevan


On June 8, the students of Mkhitar Sebastatsi Educational Complex were in St. Anna Church of Yerevan together with their parents and teachers. “Antivirus Komitas” Annual Music Project has been launched, which  «is one of the key programs of Mkhitar Sebastatsi» Educational Complex.
 

Water blessing Ceremony at A. Khamperyants Military Aviation University


On January 19, by the leadership of Bishop Vrtanes Abrahamyan, the Chaplain of Armenian Armed Forces,  a water blessing ceremony was held at Armenak Khamperyants Military Aviation University. The celebrant was Father Simeon Movsesyan.
 

 

The film of filmmaker Gagik Harutyunyan is about an interesting episode of Komitas’ biography


The film of filmmaker Gagik Harutyunyan “”The Past Defines the Future” is about an interesting episode of Komitas Vardabet's biography.
 

 

On his birthday Tigran Mansuryan had unexpected guests


On January 27 Tigran Mansuryan turned 80. The song of students of Tchaikovsky Music School made Maestro look out the balcony. Children, Ministry employees and journalists came to congratulate him.
 

Armenian premiere of “Crystal Palace” ballet performance


On May 2, A. The Armenian premiere of “Crystal Palace” ballet performance on the stage of the National Academic Theater of Opera and Ballet. The global premiere of the ballet took place on July 21 of 2017 in the homeland of Alexey Shor - in Malta. 
 

Presentation of Razmik Davoyan's novel “Kinship”


The National Library organized a meeting with Razmik Davoyan to present the novel “Kinship” of the writer.
 

5th contest of Eduard Mirzoyan Young Composers finalized


The nominees of 5th contest of Eduard Mirzoyan Young Composers are made known.
 

Exhibition of Nahuboru Ohara and Ara Haytayan: “Collapse and Harmony”


On November 28, the Contemporary Art Museum opened the exhibition of Nahuboru Ohara and Ara Haytayan titled “Collapse and Harmony.”