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HIS HOLINESS RECEIVES THE SUNDAY SCHOOL STUDENTS ON THE OCCASION OF POUN PAREGENTAN

23 February 2020

On Sunday morning, February 23rd, 2020, following the Divine Liturgy, His Holiness Aram I received the Sunday School students on the occasion of Poun Paregentan (the Eve of the Great Lent).

 

Gathered in the Main Hall of the Catholicosate, the children were disguised in various costumes according to the tradition of “Poun Paregentan,” and performed in front of His Holiness, who expressed his joy at seeing the rising generation keeping the spirit of this tradition and the feast alive. He also commended the teachers for their work and the parents of the students for entrusting their children to the Sunday School.