Armenian-Iranian Cultural Relations: “I am the Wind of Spring” Film about Iran


The Director of Cultural Center of the Iranian Embassy in Armenia Majid Meshkin presents the Armenian-Iranian cultural relations. The interview is followed by the film “I am the Wind of Spring” about Iran. 

“Goy” Theatre


“Rhinoceros”, “Opera-Opera”, “Six Characters in Search of an Author”: “Goy” theatre, founded in 80s, was able to create an alternative theatre in difficult times. Actors and directors gathered around Armen Mazmanyan were able to stage works that were novelty in theatrical art. Today the Theatre is striving to preserve the fame and colors of the past. 

New Year and Christmas Tree


It’s been 14 years now that Movses Poghosyan grows fir trees in the backyard of Armenian branch of German Red Cross “House of Hope” of Yerevan. The ancestors of these green beauties come from Germany; the philanthropist and coordinator of the program priest Carl-Heinz Schaide sent the seedlings from his homeland.

New Year Gifts


The most expected gifts of the New Year and Christmas are those made with love and warmth. Charity fairs where proceeds are directed to donations now become a good tradition. 

Karen Qoloyan


“Children's orthopedist need to be a good psychologist in the first place. Dedication and hard work lead to success in the field of medicine”, - believes Dr. Karen Qoloyan, corresponding member of Pediatric Orthopaedic Society of North America (POSNA) and member of European Paediatric Orthopaedic Society (EPOS). 

Melik Baghdasaryan


Photo journalist Melik Baghdasaryan has taken the photos of most important public, political events, historic monuments in addition to sports photography too.

Song and Prayer


Spiritual Male Choir “Saghmosergu” (The Psalmist) performs Russian, Georgian spiritual songs apart from Armenian choruses, and presents new arrangements of classic compositions. Side by side with their concerts every Sunday they perform Patarag in St. Hovhannes Church of Abovyan. 

State Marionette Theatre


“Puppets are also humans, it’s just in the case of marionettes you can see the threads, while in the case of people- you cannot.” Everyone in the theatre of marionettes believe this, and most importantly – the children too. 
 

Theatre Group “Bridge of Hope”


The theatre group “Bridge of Hope” established 20 years ago is one of its kind. This inclusive group includes children with and without disabilities. It has already seen many generations, however the mission of the group is still the same – to change the way the society treats those with limited abilities and create a platform for self-expression for children with issues. 
 

Sashur Qalashyan


Owing to his efforts, dozens of historical-cultural buildings and constructions in Gyumri were saved in 1980-ies. It was due to the plan designed by Sashur Kalashyan and his team, that today the memorial and museum eternalizing the memory of the Armenian Genocide victims now hoists up in the heights of Tsitsernakaberd.
The architect addresses the destruction of historical-cultural buildings and distorted environment in the capital with deep pain. 
 

 

Grigor Ajemyan


His childhood and adolescence passed under the label “the son of nation’s enemy”. Grigor Ajemyan realized who his father – Gurgen Mahari was in reality when it was too late. It was only after his father’s death that Grigor Ajemyan revealed Mahari-the writer and became fully dedicated to the studies of Mahari. Despite his old age, up today, he spends hours brooding in front of the desk or in the library or publishing house: he still lives in the world of Mahari...
 

Հարություն Քեհեյան


Լեգենդար Արարատ 73-ի» մարզիչ, ֆուտբոլի երախտավոր Հարություն Քեհեյանը բազում սպորտային պատնեշներ է հաղթահարել»: Նա ԽՍՀՄ սպորտի վաստակավոր գործիչ է, 1975 թվականից մինչ այսօր՝ Հրազդան» մարզադաշտի տնօրենը: