Bukhara

Bolo-Khaus Complex, Bukhara

Bolo-Khaus Complex, Bukhara

Not far from Ark there is a complex of richly decorated mosque, small minaret and basin called Bolo-Khaus Complex. The mosque was built 300 years ago by wife of a wealthy Emir.

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CHOR BAKR

CHOR BAKR

In 970 Imam Sayid Abu Bakr and his three brothers Fazl, Ahmed and Hamed, all direct descendents of the Prophet, were laid to rest in the village of Sumitan, seven kilometres west of Bukhara.

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SITORAI MOKHI-KHOSA

SITORAI MOKHI-KHOSA

Popularly known as the Emir’s Summer Palace in Bukhara, this charming and nauseating collection of dwellings and state rooms was built by the Russians in 1911 for the last Emir Alim Khan

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ANCIENT FORMS OF BUKHARA COPPERWARE

ANCIENT FORMS OF BUKHARA COPPERWARE

If metal working has appeared later than ceramics, then not for much. And indeed, chasing surpasses all other types of crafts according to age. It is the oldest type of applied art, and the most magnificent specimens of it can be found in Bukhara.

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ABDULAZIZ KHAN’S MADRASAH, BUKHARA

ABDULAZIZ KHAN’S MADRASAH, BUKHARA

The history of mankind didn’t know any Governor that wanted to keep the memory of his name through the centuries. Abdulaziz-Khan, the descendant of the Ashtarkhanids dynasty wasn’t an exception.

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CHASHMA AYUB

CHASHMA AYUB

In the days before Bukhara even existed, a millenium before Islam was even a glimmer in the Prophet’s eye, the prophet came to the Zerafshan Valley and witnessed a great and terrible drought.

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