Day archives: September 17th, 2018

The Decisive Stage of the Battle of Karakilisa

The Decisive Stage of the Battle of Karakilisa

The decisive stage in the Turkish-Armenian war in the early 20th century was the formation of the Karakilisa Front. After the fall of Alexandropol, General Nazarbekyan ordered General Areshyan to stop the advancement of the Turks to Karakilisa. Areshyan wouldn’t manage to succeed, however. On May 20, the Turks, taking advantage of the retreat of …

Beautiful Illustrations from the Life of Armenians

Beautiful Illustrations from the Life of Armenians

Yet another selection of beautiful, old illustrations and paintings on Armenian themes collected and published by the team of PeopleOfAr. It is remarkable and pleasant that Armenians with their culture and way of life have inspired artists and other cultural figures from all around the world over centuries. Old images, miniatures, and paintings showcased in …