Al-Khidr Mosque in Samarkand - Uzbekistan
Hazrat Khizr Mosque - one of the oldest Muslim religious buildings in Samarkand. The mosque was built in the VIII century and was on the hill at the entrance to the city, according to legend, there are seven levels of graves and bodies at each level of the saints or prophets.
The mosque was destroyed in the XIII c. by horde of Genghis Khan. It was later restored and rebuilt several times, and its today's appearance in the XIX century.
address:Khuja Khidr Mosque
Tashkent Road, Samarkand, Uzbekistan
Map for Khuja Khidr Mosque
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