Ceremonial shooting


The Patriarchal Commission investigating the case of the execution of the last Czar of Russia Nikolai II and his family has submitted its interim report to the Council of Bishops of the Russian Orthodox Church. 
 

Alfred Nobel


The most common legend about Alfred Nobel is that no Nobel Prize is awarded in mathematics because the lover of the inventor’s wife was a mathematician. As a matter of fact, Nobel was never married. In his biographers' opinion, as a very practical scientist, Nobel regarded mathematics as a very abstract field of knowledge, where it is impossible to determine which discovery can be regarded higher than the other.

Rudolf Diesel


In the evening of 29 September 1913, on the steamer in Antwerp on his way to a London, one of the German men after the dinner retired to his cabin at about 10 p.m., leaving word to be called the next morning at 6:15 a.m. In the morning his cabin was tidy, with his watch left where it could be seen from the bed, but the passenger was missing. The missing person was world known engineer Rudolf Diesel. 

Ներսես Շնորհալի


Աստվածաբաններն ու փիլիսոփաները հազարավոր կիլոմետրեր էին անցնում նախ նրա հետ բանավիճելու, ապա՝ աշակերտելու համար: Ժամանակակիցները նրան Կլայեցի էին անվանում, որովհետև ապրում էր Հռոմկլա քաղաքում, բայց սերունդների համար նա մնաց այլ անունով՝ Ներսես Շնորհալի:

Movses Khorenatsi


60-ies of the V century: the neighboring village Vagharshapat is hosting the Catholicos of All Armenians Gyut. Those sitting at the table with him ask an old man, who lived there as a stranger, to make a toast to the Catholicos. The old man makes the toast in the style of sharakan (Armenian chant). Everyone is startled. The Catholicos Gyut gets closer to him and bows low to kiss his Teacher he was seeking for so many years. That old man was Movses Khorenatsi, the greatest of written Armenian culture’s Golden age.
Historian Petros Hovhannisyan presents details of the life and activities of the father of history.
 

 

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Gurgen Mahari


Life and activities of Gurgen Mahari in the format of TV encyclopedia. 

 

Movses Khorenatsi


60-ies of the V century: the neighboring village Vagharshapat is hosting the Catholicos of All Armenians Gyut. Those sitting at the table with him ask an old man, who lived there as a stranger, to make a toast to the Catholicos. The old man makes the toast in the style of sharakan (Armenian chant). Everyone is startled. The Catholicos Gyut gets closer to him and bows low to kiss his Teacher he was seeking for so many years. That old man was Movses Khorenatsi, the greatest of written Armenian culture Golden age.

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Two Generations: Experts and Students Talk about Peace


The opinions of experts Alexan Arzumanyan, Manvel Sargsyan, Yerevan State University students, Youth Union members of Armavir Diocese of the Armenian Church expressed on the Armenia-Azerbaijan conflict and regional peace.

Lazarus


“…he saith unto them, Our friend Lazarus sleepeth; but I go, that I may awake him out of sleep.” The raising of Lazarus is mentioned in the Gospels, however, the Evangelists keep silent about his and his sisters’ life thereafter...

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Joseph of Arimathea


How is Joseph of Arimathea referred to in various Gospels and in Christian traditions?