Festival: Vardavar in Draghtik Village (Video)

Festival: Vardavar in Draghtik Village (Video)


On July 21 -22, 2018, in the village of Drakhtik, with the aim of presenting the village to the world as a wonderful destination for tourists,

the festival ” Vardavar in Drakhtik” was planned, that is to greet the sunrise, then drench each other with rose water. But due to the unpredictable bad weather, traditional Vardavar holiday was not presented, the invited guests just made welcome speeches, and the talanted youth of the village sang and danced. In the framework of the festival there was also a fair of rural products of Gegharkunik region.

Author: H. Muradyan

translated from Armenian into English by Ani Petrosyan