The Exhibits of Matenadaran at The Moscow’s Exhibition “Armenia. Legend Of Existence” Book Presentation New Exhibition In Matenadaran “The Lazarians: Glorious Dynasty” Conference օn Different Versions օf The Physiologus Polish Armenians: Manuscript Writing Traditions: Exhibition In Matenadaran “Aristotle in Armenia”։ Conference in Geneva The Collection of Mirman Family Was Bestowed to Matenadaran The Program Days of Grabar at Matenadaran Legacy of Aristotle in The Context of The Armenian Culture (Aristotle Readings) Millennial Gospelof Tsughrut Has Been Repaired Aurora's Second Grant to Matenadaran “The Images Of Memory” The Seventh International Seminar Launched Matenadaran Takes Part In The Event “Night Of Museums” The 3rd International Conference “Readings Of Narekatsi. Treasures And Odes” Launched The Presentation of The Russian Translation of Karapet Gabikyan's Book “Yeghernapatum of Sebastia” Was Held An Exclusive Exhibition at Matenadaran CIS Inter-Parliamentary Assembly’s Literary Prize Named After Chinghiz Aitmatov Was Awarded To Hrachya Tamrazyan The Symbol of Unity of Armenia “The Faces of Memory” the Fifth International at the Matenadaran Armenian-Persian “Meeting of Cultures at the Matenadaran” The launch of “Readings of Narekatsi” has started “MASHTOTS” NEW FOUNDATION FOR THE PRESERVATION AND DEVELOPMENT OF ARMENIAN CULTURE HAS BEEN ESTABLISHED Exhibition in Livorno New Exhibition Director of the Matenadaran, Hrachya Tamrazyan, was elected as a correspondent member of the National Academy of Sciences The Eminent Armenologist John Greppin Has Died. Books Presentation And Summary Of Conference Dedicated To The 100th Anniversary Of Levon Khachikian The Opening Ceremony of The International Conference Dedicated to The 90th Anniversary of Sen Arevshatyan’s Birth Exchange programs Matenadaran will support the formation of a manuscript restoration department at the Manuscript Library of the Armenian Patriarchate in Jerusalem Matenadaran's Director Participates in The Second Academic Forum of Ancient Civilizations The presentation of the 38th volume of Haigazian Armenological Review took place at the Matenadaran The 4th International Conference “Readings of Narekatsi” Took Place at The Matenadaran Press Release Matenadaran's Director Participated in The Events Dedicated to The 20th Anniversary of "Mesrop" Center For Armenian Studies Exhibition of Armenian Manuscripts in Prague The Matenadaran and the National Center for Manuscripts and Rare Books of Kazakhstan signed a Memorandum of Cooperation “The Images Of Memory” The Eighth International Seminar Took Place Book Presentation Director of the Matenadaran named after Mesrop Mashtots Vahan Ter-Ghevondyan received the Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Republic of Kazakhstan in Armenia Timur Urazyaev WORK CONTINUES ON THE ESTABLISHMENT OF THE RESTORATION DEPARTMENT OF THE ARCHIVE IN THE ARMENIAN PATRIARCHATE OF JERUSALEM UNESCO Training on the Conservation and Restoration of Manuscripts and Archival Documents RF Ministry Of Foreign Affairs Donated To Mashtots Matenadaran Copies Of Valuable Documents New Cooperation Famous Professor Of Armenian Studies Michael Stone Was Awarded With “Matenadaran” Commemorative Medal Vahan Ter-Ghevondyan Was Elected Director Of Matenadaran Գևորգ Տեր-Վարդանյանը հանդես եկավ դասախոսությամբ New Cooperation ANNOUNCEMENT Press Release Ռայա Բլբուլյանը պարգևատրվեց Մատենադարանի «Մեսրոպ Մաշտոց» հուշամեդալով AGBU-Matenadaran Cooperation Continues The Commemorative Plaque’s Opening Ceremony Of Academician Sen Arevshatyan Took Place The New Building Of Matenadaran Opened

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  On November 7, the 4th International Conference “Readings of Narekatsi” took place at the Matenadaran’s Scientific Building Hall (see the program). The participants honored the memory of the honored Armenologist Armine Kyoshkeryan at a minute of silence. The director of the Matenadaran Vahan Ter-Ghevondyan delivered an opening speech. The director of the Matenadaran mentioned that the "readings" are also a permanent cause to remember again and again the poet and sensualist literary critic Hrachya Tamrazyan, who laid a solid foundation in Narekatsi Studies, and laid the foundation for annual “Readings of Narekatsi”. The conference was attended by international renowned Narekatsiologists: Jean-Pierre Mahe (France), Theo Maarten van Lint (Great Britain), Roberta Erwin (US), Krikor Beledian (USA), reports from Armenia were made by Henrik Bakhchinyan, Reverend Bishop Shahé Supreme Archimandrite Ananyan, Arusyak Tamrazyan and Hrachik Mirzoyan. The conference participants made the following reports: 1.Jean-Pierre Mahe - Attached to Grigor Narekatsi "Order and rule of prayer" among the outlines of "Book of Lamentations" 2. Reverend Bishop Shahé Supreme Archimandrite Ananyan - Apocryphal narration of healing of disabled man according to Saint Grigor Narekatsi's "Prayer Book" 3. Theo Maarten van Lint - Rebukes on Relationship between Grigor Narekatsi and Vardan Anetsi 4. Roberta Erwin - "Your embalmed word" the fragrance of cleansing in the prayers of Grigor Narekatsi 5. Krikor Beledian - The Logical structure in the “Book of Lamentations” 6. Arusyak Tamrazyan - Some Features in the creating of symbols in the work of Grigor Narekatsi (odes, commentaries) 7. Henrik Bakhchinyan - The poetical genres founded by Narekatsi 8. Hrachik Mirzoyan - What was slandered about Grigor Narekatsi?

  At the end of the conference two books were presented: the Dutch translation of Grigor Narekatsi's "Matyan" and Grigor Narekatsi's "Odes" book, which contained the notes of odes and canticle, as well as a CD by Gevorg Hunanyan and Anna Mayilyan.

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