Monthly Archives: October 2011

What Mt. Ararat Means to Armenians

Notice the mountain prominently displayed on this blog. Some background points: -In Armenian mythology Mt. Ararat is the home of the Gods, similar to Mt. Olympus in Greek mythology. -In the Bible, Mt Ararat was the first landmark Noah saw … Continue reading

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Culture Crossing

After participating in an in-class discussion on cultural etiquette, I decided to do a little investigation into what behaviors might be expected (or considered rude) in Armenia. First off, I was terrified that I was going to run across a … Continue reading

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