Saturday, February 18, 2012

Armenian traditions: Poon Paregentan

Armenian celebrate Poon Paregentan before the start of lent. In their ancesterial lands in Turkey and 1/10th of historic Armenia that's now present day Independant state, there were many traditions and celebrations that took place.

As the Christian world is now celebrating mardi gras, Armenians also do have their mardi gras called Poon Paregentan. To learn more about this tradition, please check the following great facebook page of Armenian and Middle Eastern Cooking page at: http://www.facebook.com/ARMENIANANDMIDDLEEASTERNCOOKING/posts/10150557146995794 to understand and learn about this ancient tradition and get a glimps of how Armenians celebrate.

Please check out our February events page for Poon Paregentan events taking place in New York.

And to participate at other areas worldwide in Poon Paregentan 2012 events, please click on this link.

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