Click here to read some newly found documents on Salmast - Salmast - khoy, Verin Artashat as discussed on our in our international conference on september 7 - 

Click on the button below to download Ashot Allahverdian's latest book on Salmast.

Road to Salmast

Location of Salmas(t) on Present day Iranian Map. 

Here is another great article on the history of Salmast 

Remains of early 20 century Auditorium. 

We are happy to announce that our international conference on the culture and history of Salmast was a huge success. For news articles, and pictures, please click here


In the News: - Panorama.arm


Marble sculpture of Raffi gifted

to National Gallery of Armenia

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For pictures from our September 7 Conference in Artashat, Armenia, please see our Facebook post 

Mount Kaynarogh, Symbol of Salmast

Video Clips - In loving memory of In Memory of Salmast Hero Jibo Vartanian

 Salmast Cuisine

Salmastsi's were doing Mural Paintings long before Italy's Michael-Angelo and Raphael.  Amazing discovery  inside Haftivan's Church

View of present day Salmas(t) desert, Iran. 

This is a clip of the second day of our International Conference on Salmast 

Verin Artashat - September 7

Raffi, the famous Armenian Writer was born in Payajuk, Salmast