Morton Margaret Pht Rabbat Nasser Kochumkulova Elmira Kapalova Altyn Books
Books di Morton Margaret Pht Rabbat Nasser Kochumkulova Elmira Kapalova Altyn con argomento Funeral Rites And Ceremonies Ancient
Cities of the Dead
Morton Margaret (PHT)
edizioni Univ of Washington Pr collana Univ of Washington Pr (Hardcover)
A Kyrgyz cemetery seen from a distance is astonishing. The ornate domes and minarets, tightly clustered behind stone walls, seem at odds with this desolate mountain region. Islam, the prominent religion in the region since the twelfth century, discourages tombstones or decorative markers. However, elaborate Kyrgyz...