“Pigeon of Masis” magazine (with the subtitle “Avetaber Hayastayants”) was published in 1855-1858, in Paris, in Armenian and in French, in 1860-1865, in Theodosia in Armenian and Russian.
The editor and publisher was Gabriel Aivazovsky. The aim was to present the achievements of European civilization, science, to arouse love for arts and crafts and to promote moral education.
He gave great importance to education and science, published popular science talks, pedagogical and historical articles. It has had the “Raduga” application since 1860.