|Elevation||2,054 m (6,739 ft)|
|Time zone||UTC+4 (GMT+4)|
Aghkilsa (Armenian: Ազատ, also Romanized as Azad; until 1935, Aghkilsa (Ağkilsə) (meaning White Church) is a small village in the Gegharkunik Province of Armenia. The village has a heavily ruined 11th century church and a pair of medieval khachkars.
Aghkilsa was also the birthplace of the celebrated Azeri folklore poet Ashig Alasgar (Aşıq Ələsgər) (1821-1926). All of the ethnic Azeri inhabitants of Azat fled to Azerbaijan in 1988-89 during the course of the Armenian-Azerbaijani conflict.
- Azat, Armenia at GEOnet Names Server
- Report of the results of the 2001 Armenian Census, Statistical Committee of Armenia
- Brady Kiesling, Rediscovering Armenia, p. 82; original archived at Archive.org, and current version online on Armeniapedia.org.
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