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Lauha top of banner in mausoleum Akhmed Yasawi.

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I testify that there is no deity besides Allah and I testify that Muhammad is His servant and His messenger! Oh Allah!

Walk to mausoleum of Ahmed Yasawi.

Lauha, the top of the mausoleum banner of Khoja Ahmed Yasavi of the 14th century is located in the Kazandyk hall in the mausoleum of Khoja Ahmed Yasavi in ​​the city of Turkestan, Turkestan region. One of the valuable relics of the mausoleum is the bronze top of the standard lauch, 96.7 cm high and weighing 5 kg.
Its length together with the shaft is over 8 meters. Lauha consists of two parts: the upper part is flat, leaf-shaped with carved and engraved inscriptions. The lower part is conical with two spherical protrusions and has nine decorative stripes, one of which has an inscription.
Part of sheet-like form, Text on side "A". Translation into Russian:
“I testify that there is no deity but Allah and I testify that Muhammad is His slave and His messenger! Oh Allah!
Abu Bakr Siddiq. ̒Umar Farouk.
“O Allah! Bless Muhammad al-Mustafa, Ali al-Murtad, Hasan al-Mujtab, Husayn, (perished) as a martyr in Karbala, ̒Ali Zayn al-̒Abidin, Muhammad al-Bakir, Ja ̒fara as Sadiq, Musida al-Ali , Muhammad at-Taki, ̒Ali [an-Naki] ​​al-Javad, Hasana al- ̒Askari, Muhammad al-Mahdi! And may Allah bless Muhammad, the lord of the messengers and the seal of the prophets, the messenger of the lord of the worlds! "
Muhammad, ̒Ali is the gift of Allah.
Inscription on the tapered base of the standard pommel:
"The most glorious, sultan, sovereign, wise, ruling, just Amir Timur Kuragan."


Photos by
Alexander Petrov.