Wednesday , 21 April 2021
Naxcivan

History

“Alinjagala” – symbol of courage of Nakhchivan

The territory of Nakhchivan is rich in historical and cultural monuments of different periods. There are such ancient fortresses as Oglangala, Chalkhangala, Gizgala, Kazanchigala.At present, more than 1,200 historical monuments of world, national and local significance have been registered and certified in the territory of the autonomous republic, and one of these monuments is Alinjagala. The Alinjagala historical monument was …

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Today marks the 17th anniversary of National Leader Heydar Aliyev’s death.

12 December, Memorial Day of National Leader Heydar Aliyev Heydar Alirza Aliyev was born on May 10, 1923, in Nakhchivan city of Azerbaijan. In 1939, after graduating from the Nakhchivan Pedagogical School, he studied at the Architecture faculty of the Azerbaijan Industry Institute (present Azerbaijan State Oil Academy). The incipient war impeded him to complete his education. In 1941, Heydar …

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Shusha Castle- Photos

Shusha Castle implies the castle walls embracing the Shusha city of Azerbaijan. The Castle defended the city against the foreign invasions, and over a long period of time had been a symbol of impregnability. Though the Castle had been besieged for a long time during Agha Mahammad Shah Gajar’s attack to the South Caucasus, it could not be seized.There is …

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