Velvet Force of Revolution


Unexplicable, incredible, unexpected. This is how the national uprising in Armenia, the velvet revolution is characterized. What was the source of power? How did the revolution deny violence, enter our daily routine and create a new social situation? 
The topic is discussed by conflictologist Arsen Kharatyan and cultural anthropologist Aghasi Tadevosyan.
The conversation is hosted by Anna Sargsyan.
 

Sermon of Mount: “Do not Lead Us into Temptation” (Matth. 6:13)


“And do not lead us into temptation”. Rev. Father Ruben Zargarian provides explanations on the Lord’s Prayer. 

Joint Concert of Kanoon Class of Etchmiadzin Armenian Church Youth Center


The students of Kanoon Class of Etchmiadzin Armenian Church Youth Center finalized their academic year in Makar Yekmalyan Music School with a concert program. The students of Armenian Church Youth Center presented a multi-genre program with the students of the music school. 
 

Healing of the Woman with Chronic Bleeding and Resurrection of Jairus' Daughter - part 2


Rev. Father Ruben Zargarian continues explaining the episodes of the healing of woman with bleeding and the resurrection of Jairus’s daughter (Mark 5.21-43, Matthew 9.18-26, Luke 8.40-56). 

Independence and the Movement


What was the perception of the concept of Armenia’s autonomy during the first days of the Kharabakh Movement? What was the specific characteristics of the Movement within the territory of the Soviet Union? Lawyer Vardan Harutyunyan and Deputy of the Supreme Council Azat Arshakyan remember and discuss the past ongoings. The conversation is hosted by Anna Sargsyan.

Genocide Studies and Politics


Today, as we speak about the Armenian Genocide, first of all its political component, that being its international recognition, adoption of laws against denial, etc become vital. At the same time, in the public consciousness the solution of these issues is in the first play connected with the international political agenda and relations with Turkey. This is natural since genocide is a political crime. However, the genocide studies is much less addressed, which had and still has important role in the international recognition of the genocide and the prevention of similar crimes. 
Hayk Hambardzumyan spoke about the problems, directions and significance of modern genocide with genocide expert Suren Manukyan.

The Sacrament of the Holy Resurrection in Our Lives


“Christ has risen; He is risen, indeed”. This is the greeting heard across all Armenian Apostolic Churches today. The Candlelight Divine Liturgy of the Holy Resurrection signals the end of the Holy Week symbolizing the last days and works of Jesus Christ on the earth. This week is of a special importance for all believers and especially those fasting. Hayk Hambardzumyan talks about the the Holy Week and the sacrament of the Feaast of Holy Resurrection with Father Nshan Alaverdyan.
Hayk Hambardzumyan spoke with film director Khane Poghosyan.
 

Issues of Adopting and Foster Families


What kind of social services are provided to alternative care providers - adoptive parents, guardian and foster families in Armenia? What are these families expecting most? What issues does the differentiated approach to these families bring about, what kind of difficulties do they face as a result of the lack of registration? Sociologists Mira Antonyan and Knarik Garanfilian represent the study of the Child Protection Network and the Foster Parents Association.

The Movement in Artsakh: from Underground Fight to the Freedom War


What background processes were in charge in the Autonomous Region of Nagorno Karabakh before the historical rally in Stepanakert on February 13, 1988? How did the Armenians of Artsakh interpreted? 
The pavilion of Third Millennium hosted the First Commander of Nagorno Karabakh Self-Defence Forces Arkadi Karapetyan. 
The conversation is hosted by Anna Sargsyan.
 

Studying the Movement


In February 2018, the comprehensive historical research titled “History of Karabakh Movement (1988-1989)” was published. 
The pavilion of Third Millennium hosted the author of the book, PhD in History Ashot Sargsyan. 
The conversation is hosted by Anna Sargsyan.
 

The Prospects and Barriers of Film Production


Filmmakers are loud about the lack of a unique Armenian cinema and the need to create it. In what ways should the promotion of Armenian cinema be driven, how can Armenian film industry become more interesting for investors, why isn’t a film development program in place? 
Hayk Hambardzumyan spoke about these issues with producer Melik Karapetyan.
 

Sermon of Mount: God and Earthly Concerns (Matth. 6:25-34, Luke 12:22-31)


Why does Christ exhort us not to bother for our food, drink, clothes, and our next day, and bring the example of the birds and wild lily? 
Rev. Father Ruben Zargarian provides explanations on the passage.