This is an official definition authorised by the Astronist Institution.

Cave of Niaux

keɪv ɒv nɪɔːɡˈz

noun | Archaeoastronology

an archaeoastronological site where the first Palaeolithic cave art was found in 1856 in the Ariège department of France.

Origin and etymology

  • The title Cave of Niaux was established in 1856 by scholars and was later further popularised through Cometan’s scholarship of the Astronic tradition.