Lusarat

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Coordinates: 39°52′28″N 44°35′57″E / 39.87444°N 44.59917°E / 39.87444; 44.59917

Lusarat
Լուսառատ
Lusarat as viewed from Khor Virap Monastery
Lusarat as viewed from Khor Virap Monastery
Lusarat  Լուսառատ is located in Armenia
Lusarat  Լուսառատ
Lusarat
Լուսառատ
Coordinates: 39°52′28″N 44°35′57″E / 39.87444°N 44.59917°E / 39.87444; 44.59917
Country Armenia
Marz (Province) Ararat
Population (2008)
 • Total 2,384
Time zone   (UTC+4)

Lusarat (Armenian: Լուսառատ; until 1968, Khor Virap or Shikhlar) is a village in the Ararat Province of Armenia. It is situated adjacent to the Turkish-Armenian border and Khor Virap Monastery. In the village is a statue of an early 20th-century Armenian fedayi; armed defensive militia units that voluntarily defended the territory from outside forces.[1]

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  1. ^ Kiesling, Brady (2005). Rediscovering Armenia: Guide (2nd ed.). Yerevan: Matit Graphic Design Studio. p. 58. ISBN 99941-0-121-8.