Anchoring in the soil

Photo essay: Roots that sustain Armenia's identity

by Keyvan Tabari
How does a group maintain its identity as a distinct people while wandering the world? For the Armenians who for centuries have been away from their original homeland by force or volition the answer is complex. They have been united by their language. Their distinct writing script, however, had itself been invented to serve their unique brand of Christianity, not only against Christian Byzantine but also against Zoroastrian Iranians with whom they had most in common both in language and political history >>>> more

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Serenity NOW! Very peaceful scenery and images.

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