Khwaja Abd Allah Ansari Shrine, Herat

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Commissioned in the 15th century, Khwaja Abd Allah Ansari Shrine holds the tomb of a notable Sufi mystic and saint. Built in the Timurid style, the building features elaborately decorated wall. Much of the complex, however, fell into disrepair during the Soviet invasion and has continued to deteriorate in subsequent years. Plan your visit to Khwaja Abd Allah Ansari Shrine and a wealth of other attractions, well-known and undiscovered, using our Herat trip planner.
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  • Tomb of the 11th-century Pir of Herat. Northeast of town, past the Arg Hotel. This is a working shrine with lots of local visitors. Good examples of Islamic tilework, although the site has not been.....  more
    Tomb of the 11th-century Pir of Herat. Northeast of town, past the Arg Hotel. This is a working shrine with lots of local visitors. Good examples of Islamic tilework, although the site has not been.....  more »
  • Beautiful Mosque and Shrine in Herat. One part is very old and inside is hair from Prophet Mohamad AS 
    Beautiful Mosque and Shrine in Herat. One part is very old and inside is hair from Prophet Mohamad AS  more »
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  • One of the best and Ancient place in Herat City and people called Khuaja Abdullah Ansari or Pir Herat Pilgrimage.

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