Day archives: August 19th, 2020

Horse Archers Of The Armenian Army

Horse Archers Of The Armenian Army

Horse archers were the best units of the army of Greater Armenia. In 336-337, the Armenian army led by King Khosrov II Kotak defeated the Huns and other allied nomadic tribes who invaded Greater Armenia. 4th century, archer of the Armenian Army, reproduction by P. Glodek Gevork Nazaryan

Commemoration Day Of Nerses Shnorhali

Commemoration Day Of Nerses Shnorhali

Nerses IV Klaetsi (Armenian: Ներսես Դ Կլայեցի; born in 1102 in the Tsovk Fortress, Armenian Mesopotamia – died on August 13, 1173, Hromkla, Cilicia) was one of the most significant Armenian poets, a public figure, and the Catholicos (1166-1173) of the Armenian Apostolic Church. Nerses was also known as Nerses Shnorhali (Armenian: Ներսես Շնորհալի, Nerses …