Cemetery Memorial
Nizhniy Novgorod, Russian Federation
A memorial built to the memory of Tatar officials and Muslim clerics killed by the Soviets in the 1918 revolution. The monument was built in red and white brick, with a brass-covered dome and granite floor, and is oriented towards Mecca. It was built by local volunteers and financed by donations.

Source: Aga Khan Trust for Culture
Location
Nizhniy Novgorod, Russian Federation
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Events
1997
Variant Names
Cemetery Memorial
Building Usages
cemetery
funerary
symbolic structure
public monuments