MINISTRY OF CULTURE OF THE REPUBLIC OF ARMENIA
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NEW STONES WERE FOUND IN THE AREA OF “ZORATS QARER”

01 In the north-western part of "Zorats Qarer" megalithic tombs recently on the southern walls have discovered 60 centimeters to one meter three stones with holes. By the head of the "Zorats Qarer" historical-cultural reserve Ashot Avagyan this archaeological discovery has important implications for future research. "Such stones are on two floors of the tomb, but ...

“ZORAC QARER” HISTORICAL–CULTURAL RESERVE

ZoracQarer_01 “ZORAC QARER” HISTORICAL–CULTURAL RESERVE Zorats Qarer is one of the most interesting and mysterious places in Armenia. Zorac Qarer is situated 3 km North from Sisian town, Syunik Region. It is also known as Cic karer (Stake stones) and Ghoshun dash by people’s tale. Recently the monument has mistakenly been named  as Carahunge .PrehistoricMonumentconsists of hundreds ...