Information originated by Garo E.

Reported By Gibrahayer EMagazine

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Artistic Director and Conductor of Kohar Symphony Orchestra and Choir Sebouh Apkarian has passed away at his home in Nicosia – Cyprus on Monday 4 August, 2014.

Baron Vartan Tashdjian, the principle,  residing over the graduating ceremonies of Nareg School in Cyprus.

Images courtesy of Garo.

Watch This Video    on Youtube. This is during the last visit In Sept 2012 to Armenia to honor our teachers.

Link provided by Hovannes.



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We have received recent images from Varouj Bedirian Classmate 1970

Garo provided this recent image of late Levon Nadjarian's mom Nouritsa Nadjarian at the shore in Famagusta, Cyprus. Our classmate, Levon, was a Cypriote who stayed with us at the school.

Yes! - we now have a new website and a new look. The reasons for this new look is so that the pages can be viewed on computers, cell phones and IPad.

Brothers Garabed and Krikor Melkonian - successful tobacco farm owners by trade - caused Melkonian Educational Institute to be built in Nicosia Cyprus and it opened in 1926. Its primary purpose was to preserve Armenian heritage by preserving Armenian children orphaned by Turkish massacre of 1924 during the First World War.

It continued to nurture Armenian children of the Armenian Massacre after the First World War