DONATION OF VALUABLE MANUSCRIPTS TO MATENADARAN

  On April 10, brothers Berc and Aram Rustemyan from London donated to Mesrop Mashtots Matenadaran two valuable manuscripts: Sharaknots [Hymnal] (1663, artist Mkrtich Ankyuratsi) and Saghmosaran-Zhamagirk [Psalter-Breviary] (XVII century, artist Tateos Vardapet).
 The Sharaknots is an Armenian medieval musical-ceremonial book, a collection of hymns.
 The Saghmosaran, Book of Psalms, is one of the most widespread books of the Old Testament, consisting of 150 chapters.

“Matenadaran”
 Scientific Research Institute of Ancient Manuscripts named after Mesrop Mashtots



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