Day archives: March 18th, 2020

A 5,000 Years Old Canal Discovered In Tigranakert

A 5,000 Years Old Canal Discovered

During excavations conducted in Tigranakert (near Diyarbakir in Turkey), a few interesting monuments were discovered. The Anadolu news agency reports that one of them was a five thousand years old canal. Professor at the Dicle University Irfan Yıldız, a participant of the archaeological expedition, said that stone and glass mosaic ornaments were found during the …

The Traditional Handicraft Art Of Marash Armenians

The Traditional Handicraft Art

In the Armenian city of Marash, Cilicia, Historical Armenia, Armenians were not only proficient in handicraft but also had their own secrets of traditional ornaments, patterns, and other compositions. Handmade patterns of Marash had their own drawings and colors. The names of these works varied, and some of them were household items, while others had …