Armenian Genocide Church Service 2020 Photographs

Commemoration of the 105th Anniversary of the Armenian Genocide During The COVID 19 Lockdown in the UK. Photo: ©Edmond Terakopian
Father Nshan Alaverdyan (second from left), pastor of St. Yeghiche Armenian Church and His Grace Bishop Hovakim Manukian, during the wreath-laying ceremony at the memorial khachkar (a carved Armenian Stone Cross memorial sculpture) took place after a remembrance service and prayer of intercession, to commemorate the 105th anniversary of the Armenian Genocide of April 24th, 1915, when 1.5 Million Armenians were massacred by the Ottoman Empire. The usual wreath laying ceremony at The Cenotaph, attended by hundreds, was cancelled this year due to the COVID 19 lockdown and instead took place on church grounds. St. Yeghiche Armenian Church, Cranley Gardens, South Kensington, London, UK. April 24, 2020. Photo: Edmond Terakopian

Photo: ©Edmond Terakopian

Photo: ©Edmond Terakopian