Ardzagang, the first Armenian Television Station, and the only one
in the New York metropolitan area, began broadcasting on April 3,
1996. In its early stages, Ardzagang T.V., a non- profit
organization, made great advances largely because of the
perseverance and dedicated effort of two outstanding professional
artists from Armenia, Ara Manoukian and Karine Kocharian.
Ardzagang Armenian Television was founded as an independent
television station with the ultimate goal of straightening the links
between mother Armenia and Diaspora.
hour program broadcasts detailed and accurate information on many
subjects and serves as a means to:
local and international news about Armenia and the Diaspora.
Armenian national identity, language, culture and tradition.
issues of public interest including educational, economics,
religious, political and business developments in the Diaspora
important Armenian religious, political and business leaders in
the Diaspora and abroad whose contributions have made a
difference in the lives of Armenians everywhere
accurate and unique record of Armenian activities in Eastern
United States, a valuable source of information for future
generations. (Ardzagang Archives)
Presently, Ardzagang T.V.ís broadcasting schedule includes over
100,000 viewers in the tri state area and many thousands more in
Los Angeles. Selected programs are aired in Canada and Armenia.
Many well known community leaders and the audience at large have
wholeheartedly supported Ardzagang T.V., the only Armenian
Television Station in New York and Metropolitan area, by taking an
active part in shaping its future growth and success.