Day archives: August 12th, 2019

Legends of Tatev Monastery

Legends of Tatev Monastery

Tatev Monastery (built in 906) was one of the main spiritual, political, and cultural centers of medieval Armenia. During its existence, it has served as a fortress, the residence of the metropolitan, and a university. For 1108 years, the monastery has crowned the triangular plateau near the village of Tatev in the province of Syunik. …

Armenian Leader and Sparapet Garegin Nzhdeh

Armenian Leader and Sparapet

Thanks to the bold and thoughtful operations of Garegin Nzhdeh, the Armenian people retained the Syunik province without which, as Nzhdeh himself and the military leaders of the Artsakh liberation war believed, the existence of Armenia is not possible. A talented person is talented in everything. In addition to the manifested qualities of a commander …

Myths of Iran and Armenia Are Similar

Myths of Iran and Armenia Are Similar

The book of Maria Evazyan (Terezyan) published in 2013 in Iran tells about the similarity of the beliefs and myths of Iran and Armenia. The book assesses the common sides in the mythological literature of Iran and Armenia. According to the Iranian agency IBNA, the book presents a comparative analysis of myths in Iranian and …