The ballads of Hovhannes Tumanyan are published as a separate book for the first time. They are taken and republished from 'Tumanyan Complete Works, 2nd edition'. Ballad is one of the principal genres used by Tumanyan. During his long literary journey the poet took great interest in folk traditions, creating unique ballads, which are classic examples of the genre by world literature standards. The book was published by the support of 'Lorva Dzor' compatriot’s union and Edit Print Publishing House.