The Hamazkayin Damascus “L. Shant” Chapter held an event on October 9, 2021, at the Aharonian Center in Damascus to mark the Feast of the Holy Translators.
The administration of the Aharonian Center, representatives of sister organizations, guests and many members of the community were in attendance. Shoghig Sarkisian offered words of welcome on behalf of the chapter executive board. “Hamazkayin, through its activities and concerted efforts pursues it mission of conserving our culture and passing it on to new generations, keeping alive the love for Armenian culture. A living example of that is our course on poetry recitals.” She said the art of reciting poetry is part of Armenian culture; learning it allows us to become familiar with our poetry, including the works of great patriotic and lyrical poets.