This is one of those rare cases when the word “exclusive” may be used in several occasions: to define a personality, a man and his actions. Yerevan Magazine is honored to introduce to its readers the exceptional nature of one man to whom even the sky is not the limit – literally.
Throughout Armenia,the village of Oshakan is quite well known. Teachers from the surrounding area bring their first-graders here, because the great teacher Mesrop Mashtots is buried in a crypt in Oshakan. The primary students explore the shadows of the tomb reverently, honoring the creator of the alphabet that they have mastered with so much dedication and effort. All this brings one question to mind, “Why is it that Mashtots was buried here?”
Petrossian Company - the largest distributor of the Russian sturgeon caviar in France and in the U.S. – controls more than 15% of the global market. The general manager, Armen Petrossian, a Frenchman of an Armenian descent fondly known as “the King of Caviar,” talks with us about the specifics of his business.
Lights Out Promotions will feature a plethora of Armenian fighters for its fourth installment of “Chaos at the Casino” on April 12.
Woodbury will be hosting a “Leadership Development Conference” entitled “Elevate 2014 Armenian Leadership Development Conference.”
The town hall series is an effort to reactivate and engage Armenian American communities throughout the Western United States.
The Syrian Armenian Relief Fund held a lecture on Syrian/Armenian crisis and raised $30,000 in the process.
FIFA's newly minted No. 30th team in the world was in Krasnodar Wednesday playing an international match against Russia, but was bested 2-0 in the friendly.
The 30-year-old Edwards has started 33 games over six seasons for the Buffalo Bills, Jacksonville Jaguars and Philadelphia Eagles.
A concert in honor of International Women's Day on March is set to take place March 9 at the Pasadena Civic Auditorium.
ARF's “Shiragian” Chapter’s held its third Town Hall Meeting at Granada Hills’ North Valley Armenian Center.
Vahan & Anoush Chamlian Armenian School, located in Glendale. Calif., wrapped up a productive month filled with multiple feats.
Under the auspices of the Western Prelacy, the "Armenian Language Revitalization Committee" is continuing its initiative.
Harry Nadjarian, Chairman of the Board of Directors of Industrial Motor Power Corporation, is the 2014 recipient of the Ray R. Irani Pride of Heritage Award.
Armenia drew in Group I, along with host country France, Portugal, Denmark, Serbia and Albania.
FIFA has released its latest world rankings, and Armenia’s upward rise continued as the National Team is now ranked No. 30 in the world.
Other topics of discussion include: social and family Issues; school and community issues; legal issues and rights, among other topics.
The Armenian Revolutionary Federation “Dro” Chapter will be hosting their annual Banquet on Saturday, March 22.
The Armenian born Martirosyan, 32-1-1 (20 KO's), is returning to action following his WBO Junior Middleweight Title loss against Demetrius Andrade.
The New York Times bestselling author Chris Bohjalian will discuss his epic novel of the Armenian Genocide, "The Sandcastle Girls."
Armenia and Russia have previously met four times -- with Russia winning three times, and the fourth match being a draw.
Gegard "The Dreamcather" Mousasi will head to Brazil to fight Lyoto Machida in a UFC middleweight bout this Saturday.
Standing strong against Armenian Genocide denial, the California State Assembly Education Committee unanimously adopted AB-659.
USC Institute of Armenian Studies presents lecture
Armenia sends four athletes to 2014 Sochi Olympics
New York Knicks, Alex and Ani, announce partnership
William Saroyan was born a century ago, on August 31, 1908, in Fresno, California. In celebration of the 100th birthday of the author, we offer this article about complex relationship of William Saroyan and Ernest Hemingway.
The reign of Tigran II was a period of a forceful outward expansion in the history of Armenia. The great Armenian king, a clever politician and strategist, transformed his country into a power-ful state which even threatened the mighty Rome.
Beauty pervades everything. Any environment blossoms with the unexpected appearance of beauty. Here, an artist attempts to incarnate the muses of beauty in female form, letting us observe how they intertwine and mastefully use all five senses to impregnate the surroundings with passion.
In her quest to conquer San Paolo, Serpui Marie’s intention was to dedicate her life to natural sciences. But when she arrived in the fashion capital of South America, she chose the profession of a fashion designer.
The name Joseph Karapetian doesn’t mean much to most of us. But as soon as one mentions Joe the Turk to anyone with a connection to the Salvation Army, there is an immediate recognition of a brave and unique “savior”, a recollection of the man who became a legend in the U.S.
Vahe Berberian - an artist, playwright, actor, and a man with a heap of creative ideas, the realization of which takes his whole existence, becomes a cultural icon of classic proportions, an Armenian Don Quixote - combination of nobility and desire to defend his beliefs.
With so many talents in his possession, it’s no wonder that Greg Mirzoyan, a professional skater and photographer, has chosen the task to take the world by storm. Mixed with his insatiable hunger for travel, Mirzoyan shows just how far you can go with a single pair of skates and plenty of drive.