Zarautsoy Rock Paintings

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The Zarautsoy Rock Paintings are a gallery of rock art contains the oldest petroglyphs in Central Asia. The images describe primitive man’s everyday life, and bull and wild goat hunting.[1] The site is located in the Surxondaryo Region of Uzbekistan.

World Heritage Status[edit]

This site was added to the UNESCO World Heritage Tentative List on 18 January 2008, in the Cultural category.[2]


  1. ^ [1] Archived 28 March 2010 at the Wayback Machine.
  2. ^ UNESCO World Heritage Centre (2008-01-18). "Zarautsoy Rock Paintings - UNESCO World Heritage Centre". Retrieved 2014-02-13.