browse by letter: | A | B | C | D | E | F | G | H | I | J | K | L | M | N | O | P | Q | R | S | T | U | V | W | X | Y | Z |

search:

browse by category:
» ALL
» Politics
  » Presidents
    » Candidates
  » Government
  » National Assembly
    » Candidates
  » Parties
  » Mayors
  » Governors
  » Judges
  » Diplomats
  » Other
» Military
» Church
» State officers
» Youth leaders
» Famous women
» Music
» Literature
» Business
» Art
» Cinema,Theatre
» Society
» Science
» Sport
» Press
» Diaspora
 
About site
Comments about site
Interviews,news
Our banners
Suggest new person
Log In(Persons)
 
change language:
 







Rambler's Top100 Rambler's Top100

 


Nerses Ashtaraketsi

Armenian Catholicos since 1843


Rating: 4.69, visits: 5221 (today: 3)

Birthdate: 13.02.1770
Death date: 13.02.1857

Nerses Ashtaraketsi is one of the outstanding personalities of the national-liberation movement, Armenian Catholicos since 1843.

He was one of the supporters of the Armenians’ pro-Russian orientation in the area of liberation movement.
He founded Nersisyan School in Tiflis in 1824.

In 1826 during the Russian-Persian war he formed Armenian voluntary groups and personally participated in the liberation of Yerevan, Echmiadzin and Sardarapat.
He was awarded Order of St. Alexander Nevsky.

His wish to found a self-governing Armenian state under the patronage of the Russian Empire raised the discontent of Tsar and he left South Caucasus in the result of an intrigue by Paskevich and was appointed the Armenian See Leader in Besarabia.
Being elected Catholicos, he returned to Echmiadzin and was then occupied in educational and building activities.

published: 2010-02-03 12:37:23
last updated:2010-02-03 12:44:01

Printable Version



rate this person (current rating:4.69, 113 votes )
-5 -4 -3 -2 -1 0 1 2 3 4 5
"-5" is the worst, "0" is neutral, and "5" is the highest grade


Add comment (fields marked with * are required)

All comments containing abusive language
and/or personal insults will be removed


Please enter number from image*:
name*:
email:
url:
comment*:
 




 
Ratings
View Ratings

Top 10 persons:
 
1. Sirusho (331478/15)
2. G. TSARUKYAN(225160/40)
3. T. MARGARYAN(220413/44)
4. S. SARGSYAN(218265/36)
5. A. Margaryan(207762/15)
6. K. Kerkoryan(185940/22)
7. A. GHAHRAMANYAN(181357/119)
8. Andre (156495/20)
9. Arame (144355/12)
10. H. KARAPETYAN(142024/14)

Persons born today:
 
R. Papayan
V. Mirijanyan

Number of persons
in database: 1323

comments: 126000
added today: 2


Exclusive NEWS


club.expert.am

Vox Populi - Public Opinion research center


© Copyright 2004-2014 "Electoral Systems" Center.
Visits: this page-5221,total-33978054.
Webmaster: webmaster@persons.am.