Residential areas thick is hidden Khoja Zayn ad-Din ensemble dated first half of the 16th centenary. (It rebuilt until 1555).
Structure type called mosque-khanaka. The southern facade contains deepest niche.
Here, for the first time, we introduced an original cult-monumental, publicurban buildings mix. Two sides of mosque’s centric-domed room designed for their position in relation. To narrow Driveway
Street, other two are taking into account attitude to residential quarter, which they connected by shady aivan, large pool lined stone slabs – house, which supplied quarter residents and mosque’s parishioners with drinking water. Foreign travelers with pleasure include inspectation this attraction in list visits during their trip to Bukhara.
XIX century house lined stone floors. There is marble carved weir in open dragon’s mouth form – southeastern corner ajarh.
Building elements refined by their magnificent decoration. A simple, natural transition from cupola room square through corner arches dome tilted above head resembles a blue-gold bowl, covered starshaped stalactites. Bell cup seems weightless as it hovers overhead. Boss middle part dissected by meridionally convex edges into narrow sectors.
Main domed hall is rectangular, extensive, high. Rich polychrome finish adorns hall from bottom bell topMemorial mosaic panel, divided separate rectangular fields filled with geometric shapes, like elegant arches with rich color pattern also excellent.
All reigns multicolor flavor blue predominance.
Mausoleums construction forbidden under Sheibanids, and again they began built only 17th — 18th centuries.