Events / Activities
Invitation to celebrate "Charshema Sersale" – Yezidi New Year
16 April, 2014
English Park (Italy Street), Yerevan
On the 16th of April at 15:00 the Yezidi National Unon of the RA is kindly inviting everyone to celebrate "Charshema Sersale" – Yezidi New Year. The celebration will take place in the English Park (Italy Street) in Yerevan. During the event national songs, dances and cuisine will be presented the guests.
The main aim of the event is to present traditions and customs of Yezidi people, such as Yezidi New Year, Charshema Sersale – the first Wednesday of the Year. Such activities will also promote cultural participation of citizens and raise sense of tolerance towards other cultures.
During the event the guests will be offered to taste traditional Yezidi cuisine and try to prepare themselves on the spot.
This community art event is organized by the Yezidi National Union with the support of National Minorities Coordination Council of the Republic of Armenia and CAUCULT Caucasus Cultural Initiatives Network project under the Eastern Partnership Culture Programme.
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