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Minaret of Jam

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The Minaret of Jam is located in the Shahrak District, Ghor Province, by the Hari River. The 62-metre high minaret surrounded by mountains that reach up to 2400m, was built in the 1190s, entirely of baked-bricks. It is famous for its intricate brick, stucco and glazed tile decoration, which consists of alternating bands of kufic and naskhi calligraphy, geometric patterns, and verses from the Qur'an.nnFacebook : https://www.facebook.com/TravelbugshownTwitter : https://twitter.com/TravelbugshownYoutube : http://www.youtube.com/user/ventunotravelnnA Ventuno Production : www.ventunotech.com

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