This impressive medressa with two blue domes stands opposite the Kalon Mosque. Founded in the 16th century, it was a working seminary until its closure in 1920. Stalin reopened it in 1944.

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Last Updated
February 4, 2015
First Published
October 8, 2013
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Holly Hayes
Mir i Arab Medressa - Bukhara, Uzbekistan