Art-Cinema Ensemble is a one-of-a-kind musical group founded in 2010 by artistic director Ashot Khoyetsyan. With Khoyetsyan on 1st violin, Nikolai Manko on 2nd violin, Levon Arakelyan on cello, and Roman Rudametov on piano, the ensemble’s repertoire includes unique projects such as Adventure Seekers, Love Stories, Film Studio Journey, and Armenfilm. All original transcriptions and […]
Meghri, located in the south of Armenia, is a stunning city with a population of approximately 4,500 residents. It is located a stone’s throw away from the Iranian border and is surrounded by several charming villages, including Lichk, Karchevan, Shvanidzor, and Agarak. In the near future, flights from Yerevan to Kapan will open, reducing travel […]
Dr. Arsene Mekinian, a Parisian doctor, professor and founder of Santé Arménie (an organization contributing to Armenia’s healthcare) together with Philippe POUX, the president of the G2IA (a group of French Armenian professionals), founded the “StandWithArmenia” groups on Discord and WhatsApp. Assembling a competent team, they coordinate hundreds of participants on across social media platforms. […]
Alik Barsoumian, Noah Garabedian, and Gregory Dolbashian’s “Gathering” film highlights a constructed language, an artistic approach to the language of music and dance.“Gathering” is a beautiful piece in which a musician’s solo evolves into a rhythmic dialogue when his sound summons his muse. The film was produced in 2021 within the framework of AGBU’s “Creative […]
«Աղետի եզրին». հալածեալ հայերուն գունաւոր լուսանկարները Օսմանեան կայսրութեան մէջ (հեղինակը՝ Ամոս Չափլ)
Two of the world’s earliest color photographers separately documented ethnic Armenian inhabitants of Ottoman Turkey just before the religious minority was largely wiped out over a century ago. 1. This image of a group of ethnic Armenian children in today’s Istanbul, Turkey, was taken by French photographer Stephane Passet in September 1912. 2. An image […]
Երեք հայկական վանքեր
Bzommar, in Syriac “the place of the psalmodist”, was given to the Armenian Catholic bishops by the Khazen under the Maronite patriarch Simon Awad, by a deed of gift dated 1749. The Catholicos Abraham Ardzivian died in the same year, leaving in his will the wish to erect the patriarchal seat there for his successors. […]
Երեք հայկական վանքեր.
Տանն Խոշպաւոյի վանքը
After Kreim, the Armenian Antonines built the monastery of St. Anthony of Padua in Gazir on the promontory of Beit-Khochbao. Construction began in 1753, on top of a steep slope overlooking the entire bay of Jounie. The seat of the Abbot General of the Armenian Antonine Order, is now the seat of the Lebanese Maronite […]
"Երեք հայկական վանքեր.
Քրէյմի Սուրբ Փրկիչ վանքը
The monastery of Kreim, in Ghosta, as well as those of Beit-Khochbao and Bzommar constitute a major architectural wealth and present three invaluable testimonies of the Armenian heritage in Lebanon. The first Armenian Catholic monasteries date back to the beginning of the XVIII century: the monastery on the island of San Lazaro in Venice, founded […]
The FUTURE ARMENIAN is a public Initiative launched by Armenians and friends of Armenia to create a common understanding around the sustainable development goals for the Motherland and Diaspora. More than 110,000 Signatories from 108 countries have already joined the Initiative. With the participation of reputable experts and general public, The FUTURE ARMENIAN has formulated […]