Day archives: December 13th, 2018

Mher Mkrtchyan – I Have an Ordinary Biography

Mher Mkrtchyan - I Have an Ordinary Biography

“I have an ordinary biography. I was born to a family native to Mush. The great Armenian artist Martiros Saryan once asked me, drawing my portrait: ‘Where are you from, Mher?’ I replied: ‘My father is from Mush, mother from Van. I was born in Leninakan, so who am I?’ The master pondered and said: …

Without Possessing Karabakh, It Is Impossible to Protect the Heart of Armenia – the Valley of Ararat – Sergey Gorodetsky

Without Possessing Karabakh, It Is Impossible to Protect the Heart of Armenia

In 1919, Russian poet, publicist, translator, and public figure Sergei Gorodetsky published his article “Karabakh” in the “Caucasian Word” magazine. The remarkable thing about this article is its striking modernity and relevance. “Every country, every nation has its cherished strongholds. When the history of a people develops successfully, it becomes the center of cultural and …