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20/06/2011

Bibi-Khanym Mosque (مسجد بی بی خانم, Bibi-Xonum machiti), Samarkand, Uzbekistan (O‘zbekiston, Ўзбекистон)


This is a photo of the cupola of the main chamber of the Bibi-Khanym Mosque, a famous historical mosque in Samarkand, Uzbekistan, whose name comes from the wife of 14th-century ruler, Amir Timur. The cupola reaches a height of 40 metres.

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