Twilight at an ancient mosque in Bukhara, Uzbekistan. By Joel Koczwarski.

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Great picture. Mosques can’t really be ancient though (I realize that is the wording the original caption reads, not saying you’re wrong for using it). They are all from the 7th century or after. This particular one (the Kalyan Mosque) was finished in 1514 on the site of a much older structure burned by the Khans. So well into the early modern period, and actually younger than many of Europe’s great cathedrals (Notre Dame was finished in 1345, many cathedrals were started in the 13th century but didn’t finish construction until well into the Enlightenment).

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