The Armenian Apostolic Church celebrated Palm Sunday, the triumphant entry of our Lord Jesus Christ in Jerusalem, on March 25.
As the Mother See reports, under the presidency of Supreme Patriarch and Catholicos of All Armenians Karekin II, Palm Sunday is annually declared to be the Blessing of Children Day.
On the occasion of the Feast, a special service of blessing of children was held in all Armenian Churches.
Under the presidency of His Holiness Karekin II, the blessing service of the Four Corners of the World (Andastan) was offered in the courtyard of the Mother Cathedral. Following the conclusion of the Divine Liturgy, the blessing of children service was offered in the cathedral.