Majestic Tekeyan Hall in Cairo Opens


CAIRO —On Thursday, November 8, the opening of the renovated and revamped additional partitions of Goganian club took place in a pleasant and glamorous atmosphere. Goganian’s garden was flooded with lights, and the garden was elegantly set by decorations and comfortable armchairs.

Guests at the Tekeyan hall

Dr. Kevork Yerzengatsian, the chairman of Goganian club, in his opening speech, emphasized the club’s aim to provide a warm, pleasant and an Armenian flavor to the visitors of this cozy club, inviting Sato Sarkissian-Apkarian, who had planned and supervised the works, handing her a commemorative souvenir.

In her word, Sarkissian-Apkarian, after expressing her appreciation, praised the united spirit which reigns in the club which enables it to reach out for greater possibilities in the future.

Then the Prelates of the Armenian Diocese of Egypt, Bishop Ashot Mnatsakanyan and the Prelate of the Armenian Catholic community Krikor Augostinos Kusan, were invited to open the Tekeyan Hall and the Armenian Terrace.

Inside the hall

The guests stayed late into the evening, enjoying the beautiful voice of Ruben Saad and the great hospitality of the day. Arsen Krikorian, the famous Armenian singer joined in to the celebrations with his beautiful sound to add a special boon to the evening.

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