[Web Wrap]: Hurriyet. Would There Be Istanbul, If There Were No Armenians?

December 12, 2010

Good question. A new exhibit in Istanbul makes it possible to learn more.

Via Panorama.am

Turkish writer Chengiz Chandar for “Hurriyet” daily referred to Armenians who have created the architectural features of historical Constantinople. In a story titled “If there were no Armenians, would there be Istanbul?” Chandar lists the huge architectural heritage left by the Armenians, including palaces, universities, hospitals, churches, mosques, etc. The cultural heritage left by famous Palyan Family is indelible for Istanbul.

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Credit: Panorama.am

One comment

  1. So much inspiration to be found here – thank you all, and enjoy your christmas holiday. I hope 2011 will be a blossoming year for all of you!

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