Yerevan is 6000 years old

Shengavit settlement is a well explored monument of the early Bronze Age of the Armenian Highlands. It is situated in the south-western part of Yerevan, on the left bank of the Hrazdan , on the eastern mountainous bank of nowadays Yerevanian Lake. The exploration of Shengavit by...

Folk music

Armenians have had a long tradition of  Folk music from the Antiquity and during the Ottoman times. While under  Soviet domination, Armenian folk music was taught in state-sponsored Conservatoires. Instruments played include kanum (dulcimer) ,  davul  (double-headed hand drum)...

(Հայ) (Рус) Корюн. «Житие Маштоца»

  Корюн (годы рождения и смерти неизвестны) — армянский историк, писатель и переводчик первой половины V века , ученик создателя армянского алфавита Месропа Машноца  . Ему принадлежит труд «Житие Маштоца», в котором он дал подробную биографию своего учителя,...

The influence of philosophy on the artistic process

Summary The article discusses one of the little discovered problems of modern aesthetic problems – the problem of the influence of the philosophy on the process of artistic creation, revealing a variety of sides to study. It is noted that the philosophy and the arts tended...

Khachverats: Summary

The material represents the analysis of the above mentioned holiday. The ritual of the holiday in different epochs is represented through the analysis, as well as the expression of religious ideas. The hymn songs performed during the holidays are noteworthy, which are of great...

Changes of word meaning according to the book “In the name of Vardana and Armenian war” by Yeghishe: Summary

  The change of theword meaning is a historical phenomenon and occurs in the course of time.there are words that have preserved their essential meanings,some words are used in new senses,some polysemantic words have lost  this or that  minor meaning. The relation between the...