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Mausoleum of Ykylas (Yklas) in Ulytau

Stone mausoleums of Ulytau region -

Sacred and religious sights of Ulytau -

Ykylas is a stone mausoleum, dated from the XVIII-XIX century, is a sacred and sacred place in the Ulytau district. The building is a stone structure built of flat stones stacked on top of each other and bonded with clay mortar. Mausoleums of such architectural technology are found everywhere in Ulytau. Often such structures are accompanied by more modern mausoleums built of red brick.

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The mausoleum of Ykylas is located in Ulytau district, Ulytau region, in Kazakhstan.

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The mausoleum of Ykylas is an interesting unusual stone structure, is an ancient burial. The mausoleum is crowned by a stone dome, the dome consists of the same stones as the entire mausoleum. The stones were apparently brought from afar since there are no traces of quarries and rocks near where the material was taken from. The mausoleum building is small, it is not possible to get inside, the entrance to the structure is very small. The height of the building is 3 meters, the width of the walls on both sides is 3 meters.

The mausoleum of Ykylas in Ulytau region


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