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Painting Chor Minor  Uzbekistan

Painting Chor Minor Uzbekistan

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A man painting a famous historic building in Bukhara Uzbekistan. Chor Minor (also spelled Char Minar) means "four minarets" in Tajik. The towers are technically not minarets; the building functioned as the gatehouse to a long-gone madrassa. The towers are topped with attractive aqua-colored tiles that are common in Bukhara's historic sites.

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gerrit20-Dec-2012 15:41
Nice pov. V