Info Shymkent - Arystan Bab Mausoleum

Summer day at Arystan-Bab

Workers are busy to repair the roof of the mausoleum of mystic Arystan-Bab during a hot summer day.

Arystan-Bab was the teacher of famous Sufi master Khoja Ahmed Yasawi of the 12th century. He found the young Yasawi after a long search in Sayram near Shymkent.

Read more about the story of Arstan-Bab: The story of mystic Arystan-Bab