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Quba is a city in and the capital of the Quba Rayon of Azerbaijan. It has a population of 38,100. The city's suburb of Qırmızı Qəsəbə is home to the country's largest community of Mountain Jews and one of the largest Jewish populations in the former Soviet Union.HistoryGuba city originated from the riverside village of Gudial. In the mid-18th century, after moving his residence from Khudat, Hussain Ali became Quba’s Khan and raised fortress walls around the city. He thereafter attempted to create a state separate from other Azerbaijani khanates. Nevertheless, Quba Khanate, the same as other khanates, was occupied by Russia in the early 19th century and formally annexed by the Russian Empire under the agreement of 1813.Points of InterestJuma MosqueJuma Mosque was built in the 19th century. This mosque was constructed in typical Quba province style mosques. Inside of the mosque there is a big hall crowned with a huge 16 m diameter dome.Sakina-Khanum MosqueSakina-Khanum Mosque was built in 1854 by the widow of Abbasgulu Bakikhanov. The mosque was built from red bricks and is similar to faceted cylinder. Each facet has a window in the form of a semicircular arch. The top of the facade is surrounded by an original eaves made from small bricks. From top this stately building is crowned with a big white metal dome in the shape of a multi-faceted helmet. The top of the dome is decorated by a graceful thin spike.Chuhur hamamThe hamam is unique in its beehive shaped dome made of brick. The Chuhur hamam is no longer operational.
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