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Mynaral Mausoleum

The most ancient mausoleums of Kazakhstan -

Mausoleums of the Balandinsky ancient complex -

Mynaral is a mausoleum belonging to the Chirik-Rabat culture, and is located in the Balandinsky oasis. The mausoleum represents the remains of an ancient structure, the walls and the shape of the mausoleum have been preserved from the building at the moment. The circumference of the mausoleum is 14 meters, the interior space is divided into 4 parts, clay bricks were used as the main material for the construction of the mausoleum. Clay and reeds were used in the manufacture of bricks, clay was mixed with reeds, which gave the structure stronger strength, as well as in cold weather, the reeds retained heat well and were waterproof.

How to get there, visit -

The Mynaral Mausoleum is located 7 kilometers from the main Balanda estate, Balanda tract, Karmakchinsky district, Kyzylorda region, Republic of Kazakhstan. GPS coordinates: 44°10'51"N 63°18'02"E

Information -

The Mynaral Mausoleum was explored by an archaeological expedition, as well as excavations were carried out here. During the excavations, fragments of a ceramic vessel, a stone grain grinder, stone tools, bronze jewelry, arrowheads, stone beads were found, in addition, human burials were found. Also, during excavations at the site, it was found that in ancient times the complex was thoroughly looted. On the Internet, on one of the resources, you can find a detailed description of this mausoleum, there are diagrams and a very detailed description. This complex has a very important cultural and social significance for our state, here you can observe how our distant ancestors lived and did. This mausoleum also requires major restoration and preservation as a heritage for future generations.

The Mynaral Mausoleum in Kyzylorda region


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