Khiva

Itchan – Kala

Itchan – Kala. Itchan Kala, the inner fortress of Khiva, is located to the South of the Amu Darya River (known as the Oxus in ancient times) in the Khorezm region…

Khorezm

Khorezm The name Khorezm appears in the Avesto, a Zaroastrian religious text, which illustrates the course of events in Eastern Iran and Central Asia, during…

Khoja Berdibai madrasah

Khoja Berdibai madrasah Оne of the oldest madrasah in Khiva is Khoja Berdibai madrasah, it was built not far from the Khiva eastern gates – Palvan-Darvoza…

The mosque Ak-Maszhid

The mosque Ak-Maszhid The mosque Ak-Maszhid has an original architecture. Ak-Maszhidwas built in several stages. In 1647 under SheybanidAnush-khan the mosque…