Unlike many regions not only in Azerbaijan, but also in many other countries, the Karabakh region has more ancient history. The Karabakh region is rich in historical material-cultural monuments, literature, arts and music.
Located at the crossroads of the Caucasus, Europe, and Asia, Azerbaijan is a land with a very ancient history and rich culture. Since ancient times, the local population here has been engaged in craftsmanship. Various types of applied arts, ornaments, and carpets reflect the fine arts begun in historic periods. Examples include motifs engraved in stone, pottery products, and metallic objects. Karabakh Carpets As an archaeological monument, the settlement of Garakopektepe (5th-4th centuries B.C. – 12th-14th centuries A.D.) brought to light handmade pottery, bronze weapons, and other elegantly engraved home goods.
Azerbaijan possesses richest folklore of the East and as well as world. The Azerbaijani literature take sits power from ancient oral Azerbaijani literature.