Buenos Aires Women’s Committee Visits Armenia

 

The Committee with His Holiness Karekin II, Catholicos and Supreme Patriarch of All-Armenians

 

On September 23, 2010, members of the AGBU Buenos Aires Women’s Committee traveled to Armenia to spend nearly two weeks visiting their homeland. The group visited Dilijan, Erebuni Museum, Garni, Geghard, Haghartsin, Khor Virap, Noravank, Oshakan, Sardarapat, Sevan, St. Gregory the Illuminator Cathedral, Tsaghkadzor, Tsitsernakabert, and Yerablur. They also took a trip to the second largest city in Armenia, Gyumri.

The Committee also visited the AGBU Armenian Representation and the Armenian Virtual College. On September 26, members were received by His Holiness Karekin II, Catholicos and Supreme Patriarch of All-Armenians.  During their time in Armenia, the AGBU Buenos Aires Women’s Committee also paid visits to the Armenian-Argentinean school in Yerevan, the Embassy of Argentina in Armenia, and participated in the opening ceremony of a cross-stone near the Nor Yedesia Church.

 

The Committee visiting the Armenian-Argentinean school in Yerevan

 

 

At the Tsitsernakabert Genocide Memorial in Yerevan

 

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