Islamic art of Madrasah Ulugbek, Samarkand

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The square-shaped courtyard includes a mosque lecture rooms and is fringed by the dormitory cells in which students had lived. There are deep galleries along the axes. Originally, the Ulugbek Madrasah was a two-storied building with four domed darskhones at the corners. The madrasah was one of the best clergy universities of the whole Mouslem Orient of the 15th century.

Against tourists inside the first floor there are a tourist shop in the picture, women are working in the shop.

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Christos Theodorou on August 12, 2013

Absolutely fine and elegant picture. Hello from Athens.

RNLatvian on September 21, 2013

Like! This is a very good photo! Greetings!

Andrés Andonie on November 13, 2013

Very beautiful building. Nice shot. L. Best wishes, Andrés

ΧΡΗΣΤΟΣ ΑΡΓΥΡΙΟΥ on January 14, 2014

Θα ξανάρθω σε αυτήν την εικόνα,εχει καταπληκτικά χρώματα και σπουδαία γοητευτική ομορφιά,μια υπέροχη σύνθεση!τους φιλικούς μου χαιρετισμούς,Χρήστος!!!

Adem Dogan on March 8, 2014

Very beautiful colors, special photo. LIKE. Best wishes

caryca51 on March 20, 2014

Ciekawy opis do PRZEPIĘKNEGO obrazu...<FL>...Z przyjaznymi pozdrowieniami z Polski.Elka

To tell a good evening to my friend through the image with great seductive beauty! Friendly greetings from Greece, Christos!

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Ładne zdjęcie! L+F //// Jerzy

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Photo taken in Registan Ensemble, Registan Street, Samarkand, Uzbekistan

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  • Uploaded on August 6, 2011
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    by ssSUH
    • Camera: NIKON CORPORATION NIKON D300S
    • Taken on 2011/08/01 18:21:19
    • Exposure: 0.001s (1/1250)
    • Focal Length: 10.00mm
    • F/Stop: f/18.000
    • ISO Speed: ISO1600
    • Exposure Bias: -0.67 EV
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