the Armenian Genocide, "Adana" performed by
A Canadian documentary movie
about the Armenian people. Well worth watching it.
Thank you Raffy Khatchadourian.
The Construction of
Hagop Armenian Church
in Pinellas Park,
George W. Bush
February 19, 2000, Candidate for President:
" If elected President, I would ensure that our
nation properly recognizes the tragic suffering of
the Armenian people."
August 24, 2007, Turkish Daily News:
"Bush administration reiterates its opposition to
the passage of an Armenian Genocide resolution in
joking? It is Election time
In the words of President Reagan: "Here they
"The time is right to recognize the Armenian
Genocide" says Presidential candidate John Edwards.
The Armenian Church
A poem by Vahan Tekeian
(Armenian and translation in English)
May 28, 1918
The 90th Birthday of the first
The Democratic Republic
Echmiadzin, which is translated as "the
place where the Only Begotten descended". Holy Echmiadzin is a cathedral
built in the year 301, the oldest in the world. The Holy See of Armenian
Orthodox and Apostolic Church. The Apostles Bartholomew and Thaddeus
were the founders, and St. Gregory the Illuminator was the first
official head of the church.
The genius of Armenian music. The French composer
Claude Debussi complimented him by saying excitedly: “Brilliant father
Gomidas! I bow before your musical genius!”
ALMANAC FACTS about
29,800 sq km (11,506 sq
Robert Sedraki Kocharian
Armenian Apostolic 94%,
other Christian 4%,
GDP per capita:
April 24th, 1915
Never to be forgotten
Never to be repeated
Genocide - 93 Years
Every year, on April 24, Armenians worldwide
commemorate the Armenian Genocide of 1915 in Ottoman
THEY CAN USE EVERY DOLLAR
YOU CAN SPARE
Help them feed and shelter
the elderly and the handicapped
Centers for Armenian Handicapped in Lebanon
Hitler’s infamous invocation
Hitler was speaking to his generals on the eve of
the invasion of Poland in 1939:
“I have issued the command — and I’ll have anybody
who utters but one word of criticism executed by a
firing squad — that our war aim does not consist in
reaching certain lines, but in the physical
destruction of the enemy. Accordingly, I have placed
my death-head formation in readiness — for the
present only in the East — with orders to them to
send to death mercilessly and without compassion,
men, women and children of Polish derivation and
Only thus shall we gain the living space
[Lebensraum] which we need.
Who, after all, speaks today of the annihilation of
Round Dance of Unity
"Round Dance of Unity"
marking the Birthday of the First Republic, May
28. A live chain of 170 thousand people
stretching along the perimeter of the Mount
Arakatz, tallest mountain in Armenia, wearing
apricot colored caps, danced for 15 minutes.
Bequest - a poem by
In Armenian and translation in English. A
father's legacy to his son, "march forward in life
with no regrets, whatever happens, let it happen." -
well worth reading it.
One of the most spectacular regions in Armenia,
its stunning landscape shaped by millions of years of volcanic eruptions
and the once steaming waters of the lake.