I wonder of you have ever heard of imam Bukhari. He is one of the greatest people in the history of Islam as one of the biggest muhaddith (the one who tells hadith from prophet Muhammad s.a.v.) and an author of the holiest book “Sahih-al-Bukhari” after Holy Qur’an.
The name of “Bukhari” indicates that he was from one of the most beautiful cities of Uzbekistan – Bukhara. However, because of some reasons, the great scholar spend the last days of his life in Samarkand, another huge cultural center of Uzbekistan. His mausoleum is now in Samarkand and visited by hundreds of tourists every day.
Here are some shots from that place: