Posts tagged with ‘Genocide’

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Blessing Of The Holy Icon

by Alin Manukyan
Holy Icon

Blessing Of The Holy Icon Of The Martyrs Of The Armenian Genocide   The icon of Holy Martyrs of the Armenian Genocide was commissioned by the Catholicos of All Armenians, His Holiness Karekin II, and painted by Tigran Barkhanajyan specifically for the 2015 Ceremony of Canonization, marking the 100th year of remembrance of the Armenian […]

The Forget Me Not Flower

by Alin Manukyan
Forget Me Not

In the basis of the etymology of the word forget-me-not lies the same meaning in different languages, i.e. “Remember!”, which is the main message of the Armenian Genocide Centennial. Besides, the flower was considered a symbol of God’s presence in the Middle Ages. The forget-me-not has five petals, each of which symbolizes the five continents, […]

Speech Delivered At Ellis Island Commemorating The Armenian Genocide

by Alin Manukyan
Ellis Island

A Message From Our Pastor, Very Rev. Fr. Papken Anoushian At Ellis Island on the 100th Anniversary of the Armenian Genocide “Ladies and Gentlemen: Today, we are here, at this historic site to remember one and a half million holy Martyrs of the Armenian Genocide which was designed and executed by the Turkish government of […]