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

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

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

Click here to read some newly found documents on Salmast

Road to Salmast

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

Here are two great articles on 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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Mount Kaynarogh, Symbol of Salmast

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

 Salmast Cuisine