Armenians in the Byzantine Empire 37
Armenians in the Byzantine EmpireJune 11, 2021HistoryThe Byzantine Empire How did the Byzantine Empire come to existence? After the split of the Roman Empire in 395 A.D., There remained a Western Roman Empire (witRead More
Armenians in the Ottoman Empire 139
Armenians in the Ottoman EmpireApril 12, 2021HistoryOttoman Empire Beginning: The Appearance of Turks in Anatolia Seljuk Turks During the 11th century, the first Turks appeared around Anatolia, which was populateRead More
Armenian Flag 125
Armenian FlagApril 5, 2021History, InfoWhat’s the Armenian Flag? The design of the flag is A horizontal tricolor of red, blue, and orange. Armenian Flag is constructed of 3 colors, which are, rRead More
Creation of the Armenian Alphabet 115
Creation of the Armenian AlphabetApril 5, 2021HistoryArmenian Alphabet Creation The Armenian alphabet was invented in 405 A.D. by Mesrop Mashtots, who was helped by king Vramshapuh and Catholicos Sahak (Issac) ParRead More
Life in the Soviet Armenia 170
Life in the Soviet ArmeniaJanuary 28, 2021HistoryGeneral Remarks of Life in Soviet Armenia Life in the Soviet Armenia was not easy, but living in the Soviet Union had great benefits to it; the education was ofRead More
The World’s First Christian Country 198
The World’s First Christian CountryJanuary 25, 2021History, InfoFirst Christian Country Armenia was the first Christian country in the world. In 301 AD, Armenia officially converted to Christianity when Grigor Lusavorich, coRead More
Soviet Armenia 157
Soviet ArmeniaJanuary 22, 2021HistoryBackground Armenia was part of the Union of Soviet Socialist Republics (USSR), also known as the Soviet Union, from 1920 to 1990. It was called the Armenian SovRead More
The Foundation of Armenia 145
The Foundation of ArmeniaJanuary 16, 2021HistoryEarliest Records Before the foundation of Armenia, the first record of an Armenian state is “Aratta”, which existed in approximately the 27th to 28tRead More
Battle of Avarayr 148
Battle of AvarayrDecember 26, 2020HistorySummary of Battle of Avarayr The Battle of Avarayr took place in 451 A.D. The war was fought between the Sassanid Persian army and the Christian Armenian army. Read More
Tigran the Great 235
Tigran the GreatDecember 21, 2020HistoryBiography Tigran the Great, also known as Tigranes II, was the King of Armenia from 95 B.C. until his death in 55 B.C. Tigranes II was born in 140 B.C. and diedRead More