Day archives: April 8th, 2019

The Judiciary of the First Republic of Armenia

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From the point of view of legal proceedings, Armenia was subordinate to Tiflis until 1918. In Armenia, there was only one district court and several magistrates’ courts. A court of cassation did not exist as well. Legal proceedings were carried out in Russian. After the declaration of independence, the Ministry of Justice of Armenia was …

The Ancient Armenian Proto-Hayk Calendar

The Ancient Armenian Proto-Hayk Calendar

“There is direct evidence of the existence of the proto-Hayk calendar,” said Ph.D. in astrophysics and calendar scientist Grigor Brutyan. “In antiquity, calendar studies in Armenia were considered to be a rather rare specialty. Moreover, it was highly respected. But how much do we know about this science and its origins?” “Let’s start with the …