Ayanis Fortress; the oldest temple of Urartu civilization

Urartu civilization is one of the civilizations that shape the Anatolian culture. It was considered as one of the super powers of ancient period. They established their empire in the gate of eastern world.

Ayanis Fortress is one of the remains that belong to Urartu Empire. It is a fortress and a temple. It was built 2000 years ago (more than). The archeaologists unearth some items that give us hints on Urartu life style.

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