St. Mariane Church in Ashtarak re-consecrated


On February 22 the Catholicos of All Armenians re-consecrated St. Mariane Church in Ashtarak.

Gathering of RA Army Chaplaincy in the Mother See of Holy Etchmiadzin


“It’s an honor to serve in the Armenian Army. You should do your best to keep the back front of our Motherland firm”, - said Karekin II, Catholicos of All Armenians to the chaplains of the RA Army Chaplaincy, who gathered in the Mother See of Holy Etchmiadzin.

Performer and Composition: Part 2


It takes a wide range of skills to perform a piece of music. How to play the melody, what types of interpretation problems does the musician face? Pianist Hayk Melikyan, violinist Anush Nikoghosyan, composer, musicologist Arthur Avanesov are presenting.

Performer and Composition: Part 1


It takes a wide range of skills to perform a piece of music. How to play the melody, what types of interpretation problems does the musician face? Pianist Hayk Melikyan, violinist Anush Nikoghosyan, composer, musicologist Arthur Avanesov are presenting.

Emile Lahoud - the Armenian President of Lebanon


He was named the Armenian President of Lebanon: Emile Lahoud ruled the country for almost 10 years and never hid his Armenian roots, he was even proud of it, although he is half-Armenian. The former President was born in the family of General Jamil Lahoud and Armenian  Andrenee Karabajakian. 
 

Brotherly Love


Who is the brother-loving person, what value system do s/he have, what sacrifices is s/he ready to make for the sake of a friend? The soldiers protecting the borderlines of the Motherland, their officers and the Chaplain talk about the love towards brother, friend. 

The members of the Pan-Armenian Church Youth Organization had a meeting with the Prime Minister of Armenia Nikol Pashinyan


Nikol Pashinyan together with the Supreme Patriarch joined the farewell dinner of the Pan-Armenian Church Youth Organization. 
 

The Union of Religious Women of Holy Etchmiadzin celebrated 58th anniversary of its establishment


On April 29, The Union of Religious Women of Holy Etchmiadzin celebrated 58th anniversary of its establishment. The Members of the Union established in 1959 in Lebanon are Armenian women from Beirut. With the efforts of these women, the Mother See of Holy Etchmiadzin received the supply of vestments for the clergy. Լիբանանից են ուղարկվում եկեղեցական ծիսակատարությունների ժամանակ գործածվող իրեր ու գործվածքեղեն`սկիհներ, ասեղնագործ թաշկինակներ, շապիկներ, շուրջառներ: Armenian mothers of Beirut also send the necessary fabric for sowing the garments of seminarians. 

Nemra Rock Band


The idea to get together as a rock band was Van’s and Vaspur’s. Later they were joined by Marek and Marianna. They tell the rest of the story. 

Historical-Archaeological Museum-Reserve “Metsamor”


The Historical-Archaeological Museum “Metsamor” was constructed in 1968. All the exhibits displayed here feature specific cultural layers of diverse eras. They were all without exceptions unearthed in this territory. More than 27 000 artifacts were discovered during the excavations of over half century, yet the name of the settlements is still unknown. 
 

House-Museum of Perch Proshyan


In May 1948, the house of famous writer Perch Proshyan’s father in Ashtarak city became a museum. Every visitor reveals the writer, translator, photographer Prochyan in its own unique manner. His study room, guest room and many other personal belongings and archival items have been preserved.
 

 

Hovsep I Hoghotsmetsi – part 2


Did the Armenian clergy in Tizbon (Ctesiphon), and namely Catholicos Hovsep Hoghomtsetsi, know that the apostasy of Armenian ministers was fake? Artak Gnuni continues presenting the history of the reign of 5th century Catholicos Hovsep Hoghomtsetsi.