There is a school of miniature painting next to the area of ​​St. Hakob Church in Kanaker


The 19th century parochial school building in Kanaker was renovated and improved with the efforts of the Mother See of Saint Etchmiadzin and the AGBU. Now there is a miniature school and more than 60 children are studying.

Shahan Artsrun's charity concerts in Armenia


American-Armenian pianist Shahan Artsruni toured different regions of Armenia from October 3-15, gave master classes in music schools. He performed concerts in Gyumri, Vanadzor, Dilijan, Ashtarak and Ararat. The final concert was in the house-museum of "Aram Khachatryan".

Garnik Melik-Karapetyan's photo exhibition


The posthumous exhibition of artistic photos of Garnik Melik-Karapetyan was opened in the Folk Art Museum.

Memorial opened in honor of the FAR benefactors in Vanadzor's home for the elderly


Residents of the Vanadzor's home for the elderly receive social, medical and healthcare support.  The Yerevan office of FAR examines the needs and ensures that the elderly have a dignified old age.

FAR Support Programs in the Tavush Region


Of course, there is still poverty in Tavush. But, according to Margarit Filiposyan, deputy director of the Armenia branch of "Armenian Relief Fund", people have started to rely more on their own strength to change the situation. And that is the beginning of quality changes.

Contemporary Armenian poetry with spiritual themes


From now on, every year on September 23, poems of a spiritual, Christian nature by modern writers will be presented at the Writers' Union.

The Holy Zoravor Mother of God Church of Apna village was consecrated


On the Feast of Exaltation of the Holy Cross, in the Apna village of Aragatsotn region, people from far and near settlements gathered to participate in the consecration ceremony of the Holy Zoravor Mother of God Church. The church was consecrated by the Primate of Aragatsotn Diocese, His Grace Bishop Mkrtich Proshyan.

Vigilance Service on the Eve of the Feast of Assumption of the Holy Mother of God


Late in the evening of August 13, at 10:00 p.m., the bells of the Church of the Holy Mother of God in Kanaker are ringing. The Armenian Apostolic Church celebrates the Feast of the Assumption of the Holy Mother of God on August 14. On the eve of  the festive liturgy, there is an order of vigilance.

The anniversary of the consecration of Holy Mother of God Church in Aragats village


Under the direction of the Patriarch of all Armenians, for the first time, the relic of the Cross of Christ was brought from the Holy Etchmiadzin to Aragats village. Residents of Aragats and guests from different places celebrate the 8th anniversary of the re-consecration of the Holy Mother of God Church.

250 children rest in the "Aragats" camp in Hankavan with the help of the FAR


With the efforts of the "Fund for Armenian Relief" of the Armenian Apostolic Church, the children of those who died in the 44-day war, displaced from Artsakh, families with many children, Syrian Armenians, and families benefiting from various programs of the FAR are resting in the "Aragats" camp of Hankavan.

1111th anniversary of the establishment of Vahanavank


Vahanavank, built in the 10th century, stands 7 km southwest of the city of Kapan. On the occasion of the 1111th anniversary of the foundation, a vow liturgy is offered.

There was a light and sound installation-exhibition in the St. Katoghike Tsiranavor Church in Avan


The medieval church of St. Katoghike in Avan is one of the lesser-known monuments in Yerevan. The artists organized a light-sound installation-exhibition here, accompanied by Yekmalyan's liturgy.