In many countries, International Women’s Day is celebrated on March 8, but in Armenia, a whole month is devoted to women!
The festival of lovely ladies begins on March 8 and ends on April 7, when the Day of Motherhood and Beauty is celebrated in Armenia. How do Armenians celebrate international women’s day in Armenia? Read on!
Traditionally, the role of women in Armenian families has been reduced to the keeper of the hearth and mother of the family, and not all women decided to challenge positions in state structures with men.
Declaration of International Women’s day
According to experts, the socio-economic situation and established traditions, as a result of which men prevail in today’s political processes, are relegated to the background. Now the role of Armenian women in society is growing.
International Women’s Day – March 8, is a public holiday in Armenia for only a few years, since, starting in 1995, April 7, the “Motherhood and Beauty Day”, was celebrated as a women’s holiday in the republic.