Navasard Celebration on August 11, 2016

Navasard Celebration on August 11, 2016


On August 10, 2016 on the initiative of Mr. Vazgen Gevorgyan, approximately 50 people left for Karahunj from 3 a.m. to celebrate the ancient Armenian New Year – Navasard. On their way, in the Culture House of Sisian Town, they watched the documentary movie Karktik shot by Nikolay Davtyan. The duration of the film is 50 minutes.

After that, Vazgen Gevorgyan presented the members of the group further plans for that day. At night, from 3 a.m. the group celebrated Navasard in Karahunj and at 8 o’clock in the morning having received quite a lot of emotions the group started to return to Yerevan.

Navasard celebration party on 06.08.2016 in Karahunj

Author: H. Muradyan

translated from Armenian into English by M.Vardanyan