Mount Nemrut - Sun King’s Sanctuary

Mount Nemrut – Sun King’s Sanctuary – Historical Documentary – Artak Movsisyan

In 62 BC, the king of Commagene Antiochus I Theos from the Armenian Orontid dynasty built a tomb-sanctuary on the top of Mount Nemrut and surrounded it with huge 8-9 meters tall statues. The center of the tomb is represented by a mound of small stones 49.8 meters high and 150 meters wide at the …

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