• An art aficionado visits an exhibition of artworks by some top Iranian Armenian artists at Tehran’s Mehrsun Art Gallery on February 14, 2020. (Borna/Sara Abdollahi) 2020-02-16 18:20

    Iranian, Armenian artists display works in Tehran 

    TEHRAN – The Mehrsun Art Gallery in Tehran is showcasing a collection of works by a group of prominent Iranian Armenian artists in an exhibition entitled “Iranahayer”.

  • Tehran’s “Holland Alley” to be made a national heritage 2020-01-26 20:13

    Tehran’s “Holland Alley” to be made a national heritage

    TEHRAN – “Holland Alley” in Tehran, which is mostly populated by Iranian-Armenian citizens, is worth to be inscribed on the national list of cultural heritage, Tehran City Council member Ahmad Masjed-Jamei said on Friday.

  • Festive lights and Santa Claus figures decorate window displays of some shops in Tehran as shoppers visit streets to purchase Christmas presents on a mild and overcast night, December 28, 2019. 2020-01-01 18:58

    By Mohammad Ali Haqshenas

    A peek into Christmas celebration in Iran

    TEHRAN (MNA) – One may not expect Christmas celebration in a country where 99 percent of its population is Muslim, but surprise is awaiting you in the case of Iran.

  • A view of the UNESCO-registered Monastery of Saint Thaddeus in northwest Iran. 2019-09-28 20:24

    Monastery of Saint Thaddeus being restored meeting UNESCO standards

    TEHRAN - The Monastery of Saint Thaddeus is being restored according to UNESCO standards and benefiting from technical experts, director of Iran’s Armenian monastic ensembles has said.

  • Worldwide Armenians to reunion at St. Thaddeus 2019-07-03 19:38

    By Afshin Majlesi

    Worldwide Armenians to reunite at St. Thaddeus

    TEHRAN – Hundreds of Christian worshippers are getting prepared to head for St. Thaddeus to observe a religious ceremony passed down from generation to generation.

  • Vank Cathedral: A gorgeous fusion of Islamic, Armenian architecture 2019-06-24 23:00

    Vank Cathedral: A gorgeous fusion of Islamic, Armenian architecture

    TEHRAN – The centuries-old Vank Cathedral (locally called Kelisa-ye Vank) is widely referred to as an everlasting masterpiece of architecture.

  • A view of Sandoukht temple in northwest Iran 2018-05-14 20:49

    Ancient Armenian sites being restored in northwest Iran

    TEHRAN – Restoration work has commenced for three Armenian sites that stand adjacent to the UNESCO-registered Monastery of Saint Thaddeus (Qareh Klise) in West Azarbaijan province, northwest Iran.

  • سال نو میلادی در کلیسای تارگمانچاس مقدس 2018-01-03 18:00

    Armenians celebrate New Year in Tehran

    TEHRAN – Iranian Armenians hold the Holy Communion rite late on Dec 31, 2017 , into early hours of the New Year. In this video file you can see an excerpt of the ceremony filmed at Surp Targmanchats Church in Vahidiyeh of Tehran. According to unofficial accounts, more than 30000 Armenians live in Tehran now.

  • Joint Iranian- Armenian cultural heritage expo in Tehran 2017-10-18 21:36

    Joint Iranian- Armenian cultural heritage expo in Tehran 

    Top Iranian and Armenian cultural officials and figures cut the ribbon on a joint exhibition of historical relics at the National Museum of Iran on October 17, 2017. Titled “Armenia and Iran: Memory of The Land”, the event running through January 17, 2018. Photo: Iman Hamikhah / Tehran Times.