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"Bibi Khonim Mausoleum" Top 5 Page for this destination Bibi-Khanym Mosque Tip by Elisabcn

Bibi-Khanym Mosque, Samarkand: 17 reviews and 51 photos

  Bibi Khonim Mausoleum
by Elisabcn
 
 

It's a 14th century mausoleum and it formed part of a big complex that included a big madrasah, the mausoleum of Bibi Khonim's mother and two more women of her kin. It was high octahedral construction with a cylindrical reel. Interior was decorated by a mosaic and paintings of paradise garden landscapes. In XVIIIth it was destroyed during the invasion of Nodir Shakh.

Address: Tashkent kuchasi
Directions: In front of Bibi Khonim Mosque

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  • Written Aug 26, 2007
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