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.
Homenetmen announced that Bedig and Mary Fermanian will be the honorary president at this year’s Navasartian Games.
The ground at the site for the Pasadena Armenian Genocide Memorial will be blessed during a public ceremony at Memorial Park.
The highlight of the special release is “Ararat” (2002), widely considered within the Armenian community as his best work to date.
The 13th annual forum is billed as the most compelling and comprehensive marketing meeting for life sciences professionals.
Former StrikeForce Light Heavyweight champion Gegard Mousasi will face off against Mark Munoz on May 31 when the UFC heads to Berlin, Germany.
A commemoration will be held for the 99th year of the Armenian Genocide on Sunday, April 27 in Times Square, New York.
Following his performance on March 21 over Mario Aguila, Martiroysan will see action in a scheduled eight-round clash.
Zareh Sinanyan has been appointed mayor of Glendale, Calif. by the City Council, replacing former Mayor Dave Weaver.
The VEM String Quartet present a chamber music program of masterworks of Armenian classical music in commemoration of the anniversary of the Genocide.
David Nazarian led a $25 million fundraising drive with a transformational gift to CSUN College of Business.
Hamasyan is a pianist who's coming off a banner 2013 in which he released his album "Shadow Theater" and collaborated with Serj Tankian.
Aik hakhnazaryan will take on Felix Lora for the WBO European light welterweight title.
Rebecca Markarian has been named vice president of social at Ayzenberg Group. The move expands the collective brainpower of the social team.
Some of the highlights of the documentary are scenes from Aghtamar Island in Lake Van, Kharpert, a church in Kayseri (Gesaria), among others.
IceLink, a luxury Swiss watchmaker and jeweler, has named Yura Movsisyan as brand ambassador, the company announced.
The DEPOP Research Group has concluded a worldwide tour to present its report “The Depopulation Crisis in Armenia.”
The signing marks a comprehensive initiative designed to establish a clearly defined brand image and identity program for Armenia.
Tankian gave an interview with David Farrier of New Zealand's 3News prior to the concert, discussing a variety of topics.
This conference aims to illuminate the Genocide from the perspective of the woven art in its widest scope.
Some high school Seniors at Armenian Mesrobian School have a nice dilemma.
Reception will raise funds for Armenian Genocide Memorial
Weightlifter to honor Genocide victims by attempting to set world record
Armenian Rose Float Association accepted into Roses Parade
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.