Complex of Shaykh Jamal al-Din
Anau, Turkmenistan
This mosque and mausoleum complex was built during the reign of Abu Kasim Baber Bahadurhan (1446-1457) and was destroyed in a 1948 earthquake. The complex is comprised of a mosque and two domed structures, possibly a khanqah and madrasa, arranged around a courtyard.

Source:

"Central Asia." In The Grove Encyclopedia of Islamic Art and Architecture, edited by Bloom, Jonathan M., and Sheila S. Blair: Oxford University Press, 2009. http://www.oxfordreference.com/view/10.1093/acref/9780195309911.001.0001/acref-9780195309911-e-215.
Location
Anau, Turkmenistan
Images & Videos
Events
1455-1456/859-860 AH
destroyed 1948
Style Periods
1370-1506
Variant Names
Complex of Shaykh Jamal al-Din
Shrine Complex of Jamal al-Din
Variant
Seyit Jemaletdin Mosque
Alternate
Anau Mosque
Alternate
Building Usages
shrine
religious
Keywords
mosques
tombs
earthquakes
ruined buildings