Norashen (left) and Verin Artashat (right) as seen from the ruins of Dvin.
|• Mayor||Ashot Ghazaryan|
|• Total||7.85 km2 (3.03 sq mi)|
Verin Artashat (Armenian: Վերին Արտաշատ; also, Artashat, Verkhniy Artashat, and Ardashar) is a village in the Ararat Province of Armenia. It sits adjacent to the ruins of the ancient city of Dvin. In addition to Armneians, the town is also populated by a significant number of Yazidis.
- Verin Artashat at GEOnet Names Server
- World Gazeteer: Armenia – World-Gazetteer.com
- Report of the results of the 2001 Armenian Census, National Statistical Service of the Republic of Armenia
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