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Your favorite Armenian Poet

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  • #11
    Re: Your favorite Armenian Poet

    Originally posted by TomServo
    I didn't say they were well off in the Ottoman Empire, I said they were well off in Ottoman Constantinople.
    I never implied that?



    Originally posted by TomServo
    I guess you think being "educated and skilled" isn't well off?
    I do...thats actually what my post implied.



    Originally posted by TomServo
    There were Armenians who weren't well off in the capital, like in that one short story about a shrimp seller, but there was an Armenian upper class.
    I'm completly lost dawg...forget all that.

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    • #12
      Re: Your favorite Armenian Poet

      One of my personal favorites that has to be on the top of the list somewhere is Paruyr Sevak.
      Achkerov kute.

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      • #13
        Re: Your favorite Armenian Poet

        I like Shiraz, Charenc and Paruir Sevak.

        Ես իմ անուշ Հայաստանի արևահամ բառն եմ սիրում,
        Մեր հին սազի ողբանվագ, լացակումած լարն եմ սիրում,
        Արնանման ծաղիկների ու վարդերի բույրը վառման
        ՈՒ նաիրյան աղջիկների հեզաճկուն պարն եմ սիրում:

        Սիրում եմ մեր երկինքը մուգ, ջրերը ջինջ, լիճը լուսե,
        Արևն ամռան ու ձմեռվա վիշապաձայն բուքը վսեմ,
        Մթում կորած խրչիթների անհյուրընկալ պատերը սև
        ՈՒ հնամյա քաղաքների հազարամյա քարն եմ սիրում:

        ՈՒր էլ լինեմ - չեմ մոռանա ես ողբաձայն երգերը մեր,
        Չեմ մոռանա աղոթք դարձած երկաթագիր գրերը մեր,
        Ինչքան էլ սուր սիրտս խոցեն արյունաքամ վերքերը մեր,
        Էլի ես որբ ու արնավառ իմ Հայաստան յարն եմ սիրում:

        Իմ կարոտած սրտի համար ոչ մի ուրիչ հեքիաթ չկա,
        Նարեկացու, Քուչակի պես լուսապսակ ճակատ չկա,
        Աշխարհ անցիր, Արարատի նման ճերմակ գագաթ չկա,
        Ինչպես անհաս փարքի չամփա` ես իմ Մասիս սարն եմ սիրում:
        ----------------------------------------------
        Eghishe Charenc.



        Nice website for Armenian poetry in Armenian is http://www.distancelearning.am/armenian_poetry/
        Last edited by karoaper; 01-15-2006, 10:38 PM.

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        • #14
          Re: Your favorite Armenian Poet

          Originally posted by ace
          I actually like that idea. I'm down.
          So do you want to create the thread?
          I'm hye.
          What if I find someone else when looking for you? My soul shivers as the idea invades my mind.

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          • #15
            Re: Your favorite Armenian Poet

            Originally posted by ace
            Mine are:

            Rapheal Patkanian, Siamanto, Bedros Tourian, and Saiet Nova - but I prefer to read more Avedik Isahakian when it comes to writing about Armenian women - since thats what they mainly wrote about. I just dont like the "Romantic" approach Saiet takes in 80% of his work.

            Yours?
            Any poetry list that does not include Sevak or Charenc, is not a poetry list.
            Մեր ժողովուրդն արանց հայրենասիրութեան այն է, ինչ որ մի մարմին' առանց հոգու:

            Նժդեհ


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            • #16
              Re: Your favorite Armenian Poet

              Originally posted by Armenian
              Any poetry list that does not include Sevak or Charenc, is not a poetry list.
              I can't say I've read that many poems from them, so...

              Maybe I'm just weird?

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              • #17
                Re: Your favorite Armenian Poet

                Originally posted by ace
                I can't say I've read that many poems from them, so...Maybe I'm just weird?
                No, not weird. You are being too harsh on yourself.

                I would say - deprived.
                Մեր ժողովուրդն արանց հայրենասիրութեան այն է, ինչ որ մի մարմին' առանց հոգու:

                Նժդեհ


                Please visit me at my Heralding the Rise of Russia blog: http://theriseofrussia.blogspot.com/

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