Day: August 15, 2018

Armenian Rare Books at an Exhibition in Prague

Being the largest historic-architectural complex of Prague, Clementinum – now the location of the Prague National Library – is a frequent location to host prestigious exhibitions. Here in 2015 was showcased the oldest Czech manuscript, the Codex Vyssegradensis created in 1085. In 2016, Clementinum held an exhibition titled “Armenian book art over centuries.” The curator

A Russian Expedition to Find Noah’s Ark in 2003

In early fall in 2003, a Russian expeditionary group climbed the site on Mount Ararat that could hold Noah’s Ark. The head of the expedition Andrei Polyakov shared his experience with the Russian newspaper “Komsomolskaya Pravda”. Polyakov: The story of Noah’s Ark attracted me during my study at the Institute of Asian and African Countries