Topic: Khachkars

YEREVAN (Public Radio of Armenia) — Azerbaijanis have destroyed the memorial dedicated to Armenian servicemen who died in the Artsakh War as well as a 1224 CE cross-stone (khachkar) located[...]

By Mihran Aroian Special to the Mirror-Spectator GYUMRI, Armenia — The people in Gyumri may not know her name, but they recognize Narine Poladian as the self-proclaimed dusty girl –[...]

ESPOO, Finland (Public Radio of Armenia) — On August 19, the consecration and opening ceremony of the first Armenian cross-stone (khachkar) in Finland took place at St. Herman Church of[...]

PANINDICUARO, Mexico — On Saturday, April 22, 2023, as part of the 108th anniversary of the Armenian Genocide, three khachkars were inaugurated in a roundabout (traffic circle) in[...]

We Armenians, most of the time, define European or Western values in sarcastic terms, and for good reason. A case in point was the destruction of thousands of khachkars (cross[...]

WATERTOWN — The Armenian Museum of America recently announced the opening of two new exhibitions in its galleries. The first, “The Art of the Armenian Khachkar,” was curated by Helen[...]