Mirdita has a great glorious
history. It has lived since in the period of Noelit.
archeological excavation Mirdita has Illyrian origin
Miridta is involved in principality of Arber that has been
mentioned as the first mediaeval Albanian State 1190-1216.
of this state is known Progoni and later on Gjini and
Dhimiter. Nderfandina is known as the most important
center of this principality. For this was spoken clearly
by the emblem of Arber found carved
on a stone in the Catholic Church of Saint Maria. Foreign
Scholars have written much more about Mirdita. One of the
famous British writers Edit Durham
has written Embelem of Mirdita has been as a sun with its
Miridta has always been center
of revolution and revolt against the different invaders.
It is a great thing to be mentioned that Mirdita has
clearly shown that is the single people that has not
assimilated invaders culture, religion and language. It
is amazing that Mirdita and Albania that have been invaded
over 500 years they speak Albanian language they have its
culture and traditions. The highest areas of Mirdita are
highlands of Fane with Munella Mountains 1991 m tall, an
Zepa mountain 1987 m tall.
lowest areas of Mirdita are Fangu Rasfiku, city of Rubik
59m over the level of Adriatic Sea also city of Rreshen
over 75m compared with level of sea.
is traversed by two of the largest rivers in Albania named
Large Fane, Small Fane and some branches of them as Dibri,
Shperdhaza, Sefta and finnaly river of Uraka.
has a Mediterranean climate with average annual
temperature 13 degrees Celsius. The average of the coldest
season is 2.8 degrees Celsius, and the average temperature
of the warmest season is 21 degrees Celsius.
Mirdita has gotten evr 50,000 inhabitans.
Mirdita district is the city of Rreshen, since April 25th
1949 it has had over 15,000 inhabitants. Local Government
of Mirdita is organized in two municipals and five
communes. There are four cities and 84 villages.