Topic: Knights of Vartan

By David Medzorian Special to the Mirror-Spectator BOSTON — The Knights and Daughters of Vartan held its Grand Convocation in Boston during the first week of July. Members from Lodges and Otyags across the United States were hosted this[...]

NEW YORK — The 108th anniversary of the Armenian Genocide taking place in Times Square on Sunday, April 23, at 1:30 p.m., will feature headline speakers David L. Phillips, director of the Program on Peace-building and Rights at Columbia[...]

Dr. Dennis Richard Papazian passed away on Thursday, March 16, after a brief illness. He was 91. Born the youngest of four children in Augusta, Ga. to Armenian parents from Istanbul, Turkey, Dennis lived a life of devotion and service to[...]

FRESNO — The Tabibian Family and the Knights of Vartan Inc. announced recently a new partnership and the launch of the Tabibian Family Scholarships. These new scholarships will be available from 2023 September for the students of the[...]

FAIR LAWN, N.J. — “Empires Fail, Glory Fades, His Music Could Not be Silenced” describes the essence of “Songs of Solomon” which was filmed in Artsakh and Armenia with Armenian actors at the beginning of 2020, before COVID and[...]

YEREVAN — The Knights and Daughters of Vartan continued their “Back to the Homeland” Mission Trip for the sixth year. More than 20 Knights, Daughters, and friends joined the pilgrimage on September 18-24 to visit the homeland, their[...]

MARTUNI, Artsakh — Several diaspora organizations have combined efforts to renovate the vocational school in the town of Martuni in Artsakh. The Knights of Vartan, together with the Hayastan All-Armenian Fund, Genesis Armenia, Armenia[...]

NEW YORK, NY – Diasporan Armenian singer Elie Berberian will be featured during the 107th anniversary of the Armenian Genocide on Sunday, April 24, 2022 from 2:00 pm to 4:00 pm in Times Square, New York City. The event, hosted by the[...]

By Vic Gerami It’s easy to focus on the negative with daily news of assaults on Armenia, Artsakh, and Armenians. But as they say in 12-Steps, we must not stay in the problem but get into the solution. Several non-profit organizations do[...]

DETROIT — The Nareg-Shavarshan Lodge #6 of the Knights of Vartan celebrated their 100th anniversary in 2018. Over the past century, between the Detroit lodges of the Knights and Daughters of Vartan, about 2 million in aid has been sent[...]