| Herat | Karrokh

The congregational mosque of Karrokh is unusual for having retained a series of large timber posts supporting the east-facing gallery. The images were taken prior to the restoration reportedly undertaken by the department of Historic Monuments in 2013. A series of fine gravestones stand in the adjoining cemetery.


Photos by Jolyon Leslie (c) 2013.

01 East range Karrokh congregational mosque 2008
04 Interior Karrokh congregational mosque 2007
02 Detail of door Karrokh shrine 2007
03 Detail of gravestone in Karrokh cemetery 2007
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