Blessing of the Grapes- Feast of Assumption


The "Vark Hayots" traditional song and dance group collected fresh grapes from Tavush and celebrated the Feast of the Assumption of the Holy Mother of God with the locals in the village of Achajur. The young people went to Makaravank to make a pilgrimage to celebrate the Blessing of the Grapes with national songs, games and dances.  Watch the movie, get to know and participate in the People's feast of Blessing of the Grapes. 

Captain Yervand Gasparyan


Regular sailing was organized in Sevan 100 years ago. Fish farms were soon established. The inspirer and implementer of the ideas was Captain Yervand Gasparyan.  Little was known about his biography.

Vardavar


In Lori, with the people of Kurtan, the "Vark Hayots" traditional song and dance group celebrates the Feast of the Transfiguration of Our Lord Jesus Christ (Vardavar)-games, songs, dances and pilgrimage to Hnevank. Watch the film, recognize and participate in the Vardavar national feast. 
 
 

Feast of the Ascension


In the village of Yeghipatrush in Aparan, the "Vark Hayots" traditional song and dance group celebrates the Feast of the Ascension with the villagers. Condition, milk soup, games and songs: watch the movie, get to know and participate in the Feast of the Ascension.

 

 

 

The invisible heroes of art


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

Jazz improvisations


Jazz music becomes complete through improvisation. What is improvisation, how is it done in jazz?

Easter songs and games


The "Varq Hayots" traditional song and dance group celebrates the Good News of the Resurrection of Christ with the public in Saghmosavank, and plays Easter games.

Grape Harvest


Armenian grape harvest.

Pea Harvest


Armenian pea.

Mahari "Burning Gardens"


Gurgen Mahari's "Burning Gardens" is considered to be the best Eastern Armenian novel. But it had a cruel fate. The book was publicly lit. The writer was forced to change texts, and the health of a writer who had been exiled for nineteen years gave way. He died a year later.

 

 

Mahari "Flowering Barbed Wire"


Gurgen Mahar's novel "Flowering Barbed Wire" was banned from publication during the Soviet era. It tells the story of the writer's years of exile in Siberia. Despite the great suffering, the book is full of humor and bright optimism. "Flowering Barbed Wire" was published only on the eve of the collapse of the USSR.

 

 

Guzh Tsolakyan, the brave fighter and lecturer


Guzh Tsolakyan, Major of the RA Armed Forces and lecturer of the Military University after Vazgen Sargsyan, is an example of courage for future officers. Being wounded in the 44-day war in Artsakh, and being under siege, he was able to withstand the hunger, the cold, pain of the wounds, get out of the hopeless situation and bypass the enemy.