The Mausoleum of Khawaja Ahmed Yasawi... - Secret World

Turkestan, Kazakistan
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The Mausoleum of Khawaja Ahmed Yasawi is an unfinished mausoleum in the city of Turkestan.The structure was commissioned in 1389 by Timur, to replace a smaller 12th-century mausoleum of the famous Turkic poet and Sufi mystic,Khoja Ahmed Yasawi (1093–1166).