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Bibi-Heybat Mosque, Baku

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Admire impressive minarets of Bibi-Heybat Mosque, a restored historical mosque at the entrance to the city from the airport side. Reopened in 2008, the mosque covers the site of an earlier 13th century mosque that housed the tomb of Ukeyma Khanum, a descendant of Muhammad. With its elaborately decorated interior of green and gold, the mosque features Shirvan architecture with three domes. The old mosque was known as "the mosque of Fatima," as called by French writer Alexander Dumas who traveled here in the 1840s. Use our Baku vacation planner to add Bibi-Heybat Mosque and other attractions to your Baku vacation plans.
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  • This is a rebuilt mosque and if you have visiited mosques elsewhere you will be struck by the different colour inside! You can see the traditional cut glass windows here.  more »
  • Very nice and quite place .. I recommend this place to visit .. Bibi is one of Imam khadem's daughters  more »
  • Bibi-Heybat is sister of Imam-Reza which his Mosque located in Mashhad / Iran, The religious is Islam / Shia you should wear hijab if you are girl  more »
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  • Shrine of daughters of mousa Al Kazem the 7th Imam for Shia muslims
  • A shrine of sayeda hakima. A place for religious travelers.
  • Ya.Apa saja kegunaan minaret itu?
  • Allah dualarimizi qebul etsin amin
  • In the Soviet time were destroyed but rebuilt afterwards.
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