Day: September 1, 2021

Armenian church in Malatya hosts first religious service in 106 years

Armenian church in Malatya hosts first religious service in 106 years

Sourp Yerrortutyun (Holy Trinity) Armenian Church in Malatya hosted the first religious service in 106 years. The church is located in the neighborhood where assassinated Armenian journalist Hrant Dink had grown up. Closed since 1915, the Church was opened to worship on August 28. Sahak Mashalyan, the Armenian Patriarch in Turkey and Grigoriyos Melki Urek, …

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Two Iranian documentaries win at Armenian film festival

Two Iranian documentaries win at Armenian film festival

Directed and produced by Abdolqader Khaledi, ‘Balora’ has won the special jury award in the short documentary section at the 7th edition of the Armenian festival. ‘Kal Fatemeh’ by Mehdi Zamanpour Kiasari, also won an award at the Apricot Tree Ujan International Documentary Film Festival.  Kal Fatemeh is about a woman who lives on her own farm away …

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