Day: January 21, 2019

Since the Times of Herodotus, This Part of Asia Has Been Called Armenia

In the Ottoman Empire, there are still people with national aspirations and national potential. In the northeastern part of Asia Minor bordering Russia, there are six provinces in which the vast majority of the population are Armenians. Since the times of Herodotus, this part of Asia has been called Armenia. Today’s Armenians are the direct

St. Vartan Cathedral – The First Armenian Cathedral in North America

The Cathedral of St. Vartan is the first cathedral of the Armenian Apostolic Church in North America. Built in 1969, it has been designed to resemble ancient Armenian temples. The construction of the cathedral had been conceived back in 1926 when the young Armenian community of New York raised 100 thousand dollars. Three years later,