Three blankets rescued from the monasteries of Caesarea were presented to the Museum of the Mother See


The Museum of the Mother See was replenished with three blankets having historical and artistic significance.  They were presented to the Mother See by St. Thaddeus and Bartholomew Church of Marseille.  The blankets have been rescued from the monasteries surrounding the city Caesarea of Cappadocia  taken by the migrants with them.
 

Goran Bregovic was in Armenia with his “Wedding and Funeral Orchestra”


On April 16, Goran Bregovic was in Armenia with his “Wedding and Funeral Orchestra”. They presented their new and old songs to the fans of their joyful music in the Sports Complex. 

Door-opening ceremony in the Mother See of Holy Etchmiadzin


On the night of Tsakhkazard liturgy a Door-opening ceremony is held in our Church. The ceremony takes place in the form of dialog. It is held between the priests kneeling in front of the closed altar and those on the other side of the curtains. 
 

Spiritual photograph exhibition of Garegin Aghabekyan


The exhibition of Garegin Aghabekyan titled “Luys i Luso (Light of Light)” is his third individual exhibition.  It is featured in Naregatsi Art Union.
 

Candlelight Divine Liturgy of Holy Resurrection in Yerevan Gregory the Illuminator Cathedral


The Good news of the glorious resurrection of the Lord signaled the end of the 48-day long Great Lent. The Candlelight Divine Liturgy in S. Grigor Lusavorich Cathedral in Yerevan. was offered by Father Vahram Melikyan.
 

Composer Martun Israyelyan is 80


“There were no musicians in our house. I am not sure how I got caught up with music. My mom bought a kamancha for my brother, which fell off and broke one day. Years later I put it together and started making up melodies and playing it”,- recollects Martun Israyelyan. On April 5, a concert was organized in Komitas Chamber Music House to the honor of the 80th anniversary of the famous composer.

Republican exhibition of young artists opened


On March 21, the exhibition of young artists opened in Artists’ Union, is attended by not only Union members, but also graduates of art colleges.

“Craft Dolls” Festival was held in Yerevan for the first time


On the International Puppetry Day, the “Craft Dolls” Festival took place in Arabkir Partk.

Teryan Cultural Center presented its new collection “Telik-Melik”


The author of the new collection “Telik-Melik” of Tekeyan Cultural Center is painter, designer Lilit Melikyan. The embroidery works of Margarita Karapetyan were used for the clothes.

Sixth Sunday of the Great Lent or the Sunday of Pentecost


Sixth Sunday of the Great Lent is called Pentecost. The Sunday of Pentecost is a plead for patience, piousness. The sacrament of the day was explained to the believers gathered in the Mother See of Holy Etchmiadzin for Divine Liturgy by Bishop Vardan Navasardyan.

Fifth Sunday of the Great Lent or the Sunday of Judge


Another week of the Great Lent - the sacrament of the Sunday of Judge is explained by Father Yesayi Artenian.
 

Songs dedicated to Palm Sunday by Vostan Traditional Song and Dance Ensemble


Tsakhkazard was celebrated not only by Church rituals, but also by national traditions. Vostan Traditional Song and Dance Ensemble presented songs, dances dedicated to the Feast at Ilik Cafe.