Mount Nemrut

BC In the Kommagene region, which was estimated to have come under the sovereignty of the Hittite Empire in the middle of 2000, the Kummuh Kingdom was accepted as the prehistoric Kummuh kingdom of Kummuh. 711'lerin Assyrians, BC. It is understood that it was conquered by the Babylonians in 605. BC Towards the end of the 6th century the territory of Kommagene was captured by the Persian Empire. BC In 323, the administration of the Commagene Region was captured by Greek-Macedonian rulers. The small but powerful country of the ancient world, Commagene, was taken from the Persian side by his father Mithridates Kallinikos, the son of a prince who was known as the "King of Kings," and whose mother-side was associated with the ruler of Alexander the Great. It was founded in 109 as an independent kingdom.

Mithridates Kallinikos, who achieved great success in ensuring the unity between the Kommangans with different beliefs and cultures, built different temples in various parts of his country with the belief that he would strengthen his ties with the gods and thus live his nation in peace. The most famous of the Commagene Kings with Nemrut Da˝ and two Arsameia cities, the 1st Antiochos period (69-38 BC), is the most prosperous period of the kingdom. Antiochus who built his own grave to the summit of Nemrut Da˝, and his father Mithridates 1. Kallinikos to the edge of Eski Kahta Stream in Arsameia, maximized his kingdom economically and culturally. 1. After Antiochos, the brilliance of the Kingdom of Commagene cannot be continued by his successors and cannot be continued. Since 29 years, the kings of Kommagene were appointed by Rome. BUSINESS. With the Romans invading Kommagene in 72 BC, the independence of the 200-year-old kingdom is completely over, and after that the territory of Commagene takes its place in history as part of Syria.