Thursday, August 13, 2020

Hagia Sophia

One of the most daring buildings in the history of construction is Hagia Sophia - world's largest church for almost one millenia. This building...

Kalta Minor, Khiva

One of the last great buildings in the great Khanate of Khiva was Kalta Minor. This had to be the tallest structure in Khiva...

Islamic shrines

Outstanding mosques and other Islamic shrines around the world Below are listed some of most important, impressive and beautiful Islamic shrines and other monuments of...

Shrine of Ali, Mazar-i-Sharif (Blue Mosque)

One of the most beautiful buildings in Afghanistan is Blue Mosque - Shrine of Ali in Mazar-i-Sharif. Many Afghanis believe that here is buried...

Qutb Minar Complex

Group of valuable historical buildings in Delhi, mainly from the 11th - 14th centuries. Includes Qutb Minar - the highest brick minaret in world,...