This is an official definition authorised by the Astronist Institution.

Zorats Karer

ˈzɒrats ˈkɑːrə

noun | Archaeoastronology

an archaeoastronological site located in Syunik province, Armenia; a stone circle dated to 2000 BCE thought to have been used for astronomical observation.

Origin and etymology

  • The Zorats Karer site has become an important indication for the presence of the Astronic tradition in prehistoric and ancient Armenia and the wider Caucasus region.