Armenia

Armenian Alphabet

Armenian Alphabet is Catalyst for Cultural Endurance

The Armenian alphabet is crucial to the identity of its people and the country’s longevity as one of the world’s oldest civilizations. Armenia may be most well-known by the rest of the world for its great diaspora….

Interview with Marie-Lou Papazian, CEO of TUMO

Marie Lou Papazion is the founding CEO of the TUMO Center for Creative Technologies in Armenia, a free after-school learning program that serves 14,000 teens. TUMO offers self-learning activities….

Faces of Armenia

I recently spent time soaking up the culture of Armenia, a nation and former Soviet republic in the mountainous Caucasus region between Asia and Europe. Armenia is one of the world’s oldest civilizations….

Making Traditional Armenian Dolma Dish

Every country has its classic dishes and in Armenia, one of the most beloved is dolma, a family of stuffed vegetable dishes, most often wrapped in grape or cabbage leaves.

Armenian Folk Song a Plea to Diaspora to Come Home

Armenia’s endurance as a culture is testimony to the spirit of perseverance of its people, who have faced many oppressors over the centuries, the most horrific being the Genocide by the Turks from 1915 – 1917.