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New Year 2011

The New Year’s Eve Party
The new year is coming; the party is near.I’m sure looking forward to lots of good cheer.I’ll be all dressed up in my snazziest best,So I won’t disappear in the crowd like the rest.
I rap on the door and it opens to screams;There are several guys hanging from high ceiling beams.The guy in the lampshade looks ready to go,As the girl on his shoulders shouts, "Giddyup Joe!"
I walk right on in to be one of the throng,And they yell out my name while they bang a brass gong.We laugh and we frolic, we dance and we sing,(Is that my grandmother out there on the swing?)
This party is great, and the New Year looks bright.Well, that&rsq ...

Armenian Holidays

Ascension Day (Hambartsum)
(religious holiday)Observed on: May 21Ascension Day is the holiday of love and enjoyment, which is celebrated outdoors in the blossom of May, 40 days after Easter. In ancient times on this day the young ladies were allowed to walk freely in the fields, sing songs, and make acquaintances, which often became crucial in their lives. According to people’s imagination this is the night of miracle. At midnight exactly nature finds the gift of speech, the water is still for a second; the sky and the earth embrace; the stars kiss one another. Space stops its wheel and the one who witnesses these magic moments will have his or her dreams fulfilled.