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Khiva  is a city of approximately 50,000 people located in Xorazm Province, Uzbekistan. According to archaeological data, the city was established in the beginning of the current era.[1] It is the former capital of Khwarezmia and the Khanate of Khiva. Itchan Kala in Khiva was the first site in Uzbekistan to be inscribed in the World Heritage List (1991).
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From Uzbekistan
Travel from Mar 27 to Dec 8 (Vietnam) and to me on Dec 26
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Hasti Imom mosque complex in Tashkent

Hasti Imom or Hazrati Imam Complex is one of the ancient religious squares in Tashkent and indeed one of the most important centers of Islamic culture in Uzbekistan for more than a thousand years. The complex received its name of ‘Hasti Imom’ or Saint Imam after the first imam and sacred mentor of Islam in Tashkent, Abubakr Muhammad Kaffal ash-Shash.
Among the main historical monuments found in the complex are the Mausoleum of Kaffal-ash-Shashi, Madrasah of Barak-khan, the Namazgoh mosque, the ‘Tilla Sheikh’ mosque and the Museum of the Usmani Qoran.



From  Kokand, Farghona, Uzbekistan
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