Day archives: August 17th, 2020

We Are The Descendants Of Archer Hayk Nahapet

We Are The Descendants Of Archer Hayk Nahapet

This is the best (if not the main) symbol that the Armed Forces of Armenia should have. The arrow and bow since ancient times have symbolized the Armenian army and its founder Archer Hayk Nahapet. The eagle has symbolized the Armenian freedom-loving spirit of Haykazuni. Unfortunately, we do not study our symbols properly, and those …

The Mystery Of David Of Sasun’s Monument

The Mystery Of David Of Sasun’s Monument

The first monument to David of Sasun (photo 1) was created by Yervand Kochar for the 1000th anniversary of the epic in 1939. The monument was made of plaster in 18 days. However, on June 23, 1941, Yervand Kochar was arrested. The reason was the monument itself – namely the fact that the rider with …