Avetik Isahakyan


Until the end of his life, even during the years of Soviet atheism and violence, Isahakyan did not cut ties with the Mother See of Holy Etchmiadzin.  The Gevorkian Theological Seminary was decisive in the fate of the poet․ He wrote his first poems while studying here. He received the first word of praise and encouragement from the Seminary teacher, poet Hovhannes Hovhannisyan.

Makar Yekmalyan


First, a student of the seminary, then teacher Yekmalyan was the first to note down the Armenian church song, the hymn, the liturgy.  He polyphoned both the Armenian folk songs and the liturgy, which is still performed in the Armenian Apostolic Church.

Church of Bjni


Armenian sanctuaries- Holy Mother of God Church in Bjni.

Hovhannavank Monastery


Armenian sanctuaries - Hovhannavank Monastery. 
 

The invisible heroes of art


The story of the salvation of a painting by Martiros Saryan.

The foundation of the Seminary. Catholicos George IV


The famous students and teachers of the Gevorkian Theological Seminary of the Mother See of Holy Etchmiadzin. The founder of the Seminary is George IV, Catholicos of Constantinople.

 

 

The Archives of the Mother See Testify


The archives of the Mother See were nationalized in the 1920s, and the State Archive was established on their basis. The numerous documents now kept there are unique documents about World War I and the Armenian Genocide that shed light on the tragedy of a century ago.

Rudyard Kipling


The name of the famous poet, children's writer, and youngest English- language Nobel Laureate Rudyard Kipling is still reluctantly mentioned, the reason is the racist and imperialist ideas.

 

 

Victor Hambardzumyan


The most prominent Armenian scientist of the 20th century, astrophysicist Victor Hambardzumyan.

 

 

Herluf Bidstrup


Herluf Bidstrup is a Danish cartoonist, one of the best representatives of the 20th century cartoon and animation.

Wisdom


What is virtue - a way of life, a way of thinking or a divine grace?  The guests of the program talk about the ideas that have guided humanity on the path of wisdom.

Winston Churchill


Biography of the legendary English politician Winston Churchill.