We Are Our Mountains

Stepanakert, Nagorno-Karabakh
Located just outside the capital of the unrecognised Republic of Artsakh, or Nagorno-Karabakh, this monument has become a popular symbol of local heritage. It appears on the Artsakh coat of arms, and is sometimes called 'Tatik-Papik' – Armenian for 'Grandma and Grandpa.'

Architect: Sargis Baghdasaryan
Completed: 1967
Formerly Soviet Union

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